A Hive of Activity: Using Honeybees to Measure Urban Pollution

Wednesday, March 27th, 2019
Bees are startlingly intelligent creatures who form an essential part of the planet’s ecosystem, and now a new study shows they could help us understand urban pollution as well. A team from the Pacific Center for Isotopic and Geochemical Research (PCIGR) at the University of British Columbia has found an innovative way to measure the level of source of pollution in urban environments: by analyzing honey. Follow this link to learn more. Sourced from: Digital Trends