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An elderly lady from Marble Hall in Limpopo who nearly died over the weekend after being attacked by a swarm of more than 300 bees has been discharged from hospital and is recovering at home.
Bee populations are in decline. Without them, food like nuts, fruits, and vegetables would become more expensive and rare.
The rapid decline of honeybees poses a threat to our global food supply.
Sweat bees are attracted to the salt in human perspiration and even though they don’t attack, they often land on people for that reason – but, for an unlucky Taiwanese women, the bees ended up in her eye, attracted to the salt content in her tears.
Wallace's giant bee hadn't been seen alive for nearly four decades. Now, scientists have found and photographed it in Indonesia.
Could technology hold the answer to the world's dwindling bee population?
A structural approach and strategic business model could see South Africa’s honey industry turnover reach R20bn, according to experts.
The United States has placed a bee on the endangered species list for the first time, after the rusty patched bumblebee's population declined sharply due to pesticides, disease and climate change.
If all the birds, bugs, bees and other creatures that pollinate our food crops were to disappear from the planet, humans could face a sharp increase in malnutrition, disease and death.
Bees have a much greater economic value than is widely known, according to a scientific probe into strawberry-growing.
From how bees communicate to how much honey they produce, here are a dozen things you probably didn't know about these creatures.
McDonald's commissioned the project to pay homage to its restaurants in Sweden that have beehives on their rooftops.
There were three hives on the roof of the Paris cathedral, each housing 60,000 bees. Nicholas Geant, a beekeeper, said the bees were far from the fire.
It does not have space for cows.
Thousands of bees swarmed on a hot dog stand in Times Square.
An elderly man is healing well after he was stung by a swarm of an estimated 1 000 bees.
A KwaZulu-Natal beekeeper is bringing the fourth industrial revolution to the ancient art of beekeeping, with plans to use technology to uplift emerging black beekeepers.
SA's R7bn a year fruit industry is threatened with potentially massive job and financial losses, says Terry Bell.
A Los Angeles beekeeper has won the city council's approval to carry on with his activities and hopes his bees will get legal status.
Patients in China are swarming to acupuncture clinics to receive bee stings to treat or ward off life-threatening illness, practitioners say.
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