Population of rusty patched bumblebee has dropped 90% since late '90s
If Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov had been prescient, he may have named his famous orchestral piece "Plight of the Bumblebee." The rusty patched bumblebee , or Bombus affinis
, is now the first US bumblebee placed on the endangered species list, the Guardian
reports. Seven other bees from Hawaii previously made the...