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Robotic bees could take the sting out of Colony Collapse Disorder

GUEST: America’s agricultural sector faces an unprecedented crisis. Native honeybees, one of the most prolific pollinators in the animal kingdom, are dying off at an unprecedented rate from Colony Collapse Disorder (CCD) and threatening an ecosystem service worth about $15 billion. Supported by the National Science Foundation (NSF), the RoboBees project looks to minimize the loss of this 
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