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bumblebees

Drug slang
A regional term for amphetamines, which is related to their ability to give a person a “buzz”.
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"Many wild pollinators are in trouble and this finding could help us protect bumblebees. This has implications for how we manage domestic bees and where we locate them," she said.
Many species of wild bumblebees are in decline -- and new research shows that diseases spread by domestic honeybees may be a major culprit.
Several of the viruses associated with bumblebees' trouble are moving from managed bees in apiaries to nearby populations of wild bumblebees--"And we show this spill over is likely occurring through flowers that both kinds of bees share," says Samantha Alger, a scientist at the University of Vermont, who led the new research.
HOLIDAYMAKERS and locals in northern Scotland are being urged to look out for one of the UK's rarest bumblebees to help save it from extinction.
A map with a full list of the grid squares is available on the trust's website bumblebee-conservation.org, with details of how to record sightings, tips to identify Great Yellows and other bumblebee species, and advice on visiting remote locations.
Most of the 24 species of UK bumblebee got off to a slow start and only reached normal numbers in July, which experts said suggested the queen bees were late out of hibernation and slow to produce large numbers of workers.
It includes a bluebird of happiness, a small bumblebee coin and small bumblebee charm along with a saying that a bumblebee technically shouldn't be able to fly because its wings are heavier than its body, but it does.
It is perfect that the best Bumblebee, in terms of bang for your buck, comes from the best modern Transformers line-the Studio Series, which is badged by both Hasbro and Takara Tomy.
Enter Bumblebee, also alone (at least for the movie, we all know the other Autobots are out there) and misunderstood, the two form an emotional bond that anchors the movie and keeps you watching to see what happens next.
Bumblebee also wisely avoids confusion by narrowing down the number of Transformers shown on screen, largely focusing on just three main ones (Bumblebee and the Decepticons Shatter and Dropkick) while keeping Optimus Prime and others on the side-lines.
Bumblebee unfolds before events of the original Transformers and services a softly beating heart beneath gleaming metal through the touching friendship of the titular Autobot and a griefstricken girl played by Pitch Perfect alumnus Hailee Steinfeld.