"the qualities of these bacteria, like the heat of the sun, electricity, or the qualities of metals, are part of the storehouse of knowledge of all men. They are manifestations of the laws of nature, free to all men and reserved exclusively to none." SCOTUS, Funk Bros. Seed Co. v. Kale Inoculant Co.
Here's a link to a documentry about bees. Economics may be partly responsible for the decline of the honey bee. Once again it seems humans have tried to better a natural process and maximize productivity for our own ends only to find out that we didn't understand what we were doing. http://www.cbc.ca/documentaries/natureofthings/2010/bees/
What is that? Is that a mongol horde? Can we fend them off with this tiny ad?
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