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So Like Here’s Why We Will All Die With The Loss Of Honey Bees

SAVE THE BEES!

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In this video, the German YouTube Channel, Kurz Gesagt (In a Nutshell), uncovers the decrease of beehives in the world and what it means to our food, and ultimately... our LIVES!

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According to the video, one out of every three meals we eat is made possible by honey bees. If their population keeps decreasing, our food will start disappearing.

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AIN'T NOBODY GOT TIME FOR THAT!

In the last few years, beekeepers all over the world have seen an annual loss of 30-90% of their colonies.

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Specifically, in the United States, hives have decreased from 5 million hives in 1988 to 2.5 million today.

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Research from Bee Informed backs up this claim. This chart compares the losses to acceptable levels in the United States:

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The video cites a phenomenon called "Colony Callapse Disorder" as the culprit since 2006.

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The Kurz Gesagt video explains how these parasites attack the bees and can kill off a certain amount of colonies.

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Though the above parasites may be a minor factor in the death of bees...

The video details what may be the ultimate beast affecting our bees that we should be worrying about the most.
Kurz Gesagt (In a Nutshell) / Via youtube.com

The video details what may be the ultimate beast affecting our bees that we should be worrying about the most.

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