No bees = DOOMSDAY. Should we bee worried? Bee prepared? Is there such thing as a Zombee?
Our esteemed guests:
Dr Dan Bickel of The Australian Museum
Tess Zettel & Sumugan Sivanesan of Plan Bienen
Where to buy a native hive:
Info on caring for a native hive:
Citations for your inner geek:
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