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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Report introduced.
(Lewsiburg, Pennsylvania: Randi Kaye) The mystery of the disappearance of the honey bees featured; scenes shown from a Lewsiburg, Pennsylvania, bee farm and from the laboratories looking for bee disease; details given about the importance of bees to pollinating fruit and vegetable crops and of the investigations being carried out. [Beekeeper Dave HACKENBERG - says his bee boxes are empty.] [USDA research geneticist Jay EVANS- talks about the experiments on the bees.] [Penn State entomologist Diana Cox FOSTER- outlines some of the theories for the collapse; states there is evidence of a pathogen involved; suggests the bee immune system has broken down.] [Penn State entomologist Maryann FRAZIER- outlines the effects of pesticides.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The raw data on honey bees outlined on screen.
- Cooper, Anderson;
- Kaye, Randi
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