What’s killing our bees?

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This Horizon (BBC) programme looks at what may be responsible for the deaths of bee colonies. “Bill Turnbull investigates one of the biggest mysteries in the British countryside: what is killing our bees. It is a question that generates huge controversy. … Continued

Climate changes

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On top of the threat to bees, which causes them to lose their sense of direction, comes news from Radio 4 that migrating birds are falling out of the sky on their way to Britain, owing to extreme weather conditions. … Continued

Dangerous chemicals in fast foods

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From WDDTY:- “It’s not just the junk in fast food that is bad for you – you are also eating the dangerous chemicals that are lining the wrappers, too. PAPs (polyfluoroalkyl phosphate esters), which are used as a non-sticking and … Continued