It's Okay to Be Smart

Why Are The Bees Dying?

Season 2 Episode 46 | 4m 1s

Bees, wild and domesticated, are in big trouble. Bee colonies are dying off at alarming rates, and the cause isn't clear. Pesticides, habitat loss, disease… there's a laundry list of likely culprits. We rely on these tiny pollinators for a majority of our fruits, veggies, and nuts… if they disappear, could we be next?

Aired: 10/06/16

Rating: NR

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