More of the mounting evidence that treating honey bees like livestock is part of the devastation that we, as humans, are wreaking upon them.
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"During the past 15 years, ecological and evolutionary approaches have changed how scientists tackle problems of infectious diseases among humans, wildlife and livestock. 'This change in thinking hasn't sunk in with the beekeeping field yet,' says Emory evolutionary biologist Jaap de Roode, co-lead author of the paper."
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