I wrote about bees here a little while ago. As the growing season gets under way, the odd disappearance of bees from around the U.S. has received a great deal of attention from the media. Scientists are not sure why it is happening. Here are some of the most recent, interesting and/or best articles I’ve found.

Farmers confused, info. on honeybee disappearance in the past. May 17, Ithaca Journal.

Loss of bees will drive up the cost of apples.” May 21, WTOP News, D.C.

“Bee Disappearance is a Honey of a Mystery.” May 22, Kiplinger Business Journal

Bee Disappearance: Myths! May 3, Pittsburg Post-Gazette (Einstein did not say that if honeybees disappeared we’d be dead in four years…).