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Changes in honeybee behaviour and biology under the influence of cellphone radiations.

@article{Sharma2010ChangesIH,
  title={Changes in honeybee behaviour and biology under the influence of cellphone radiations.},
  author={Ved P Sharma and Neelima R Kumar},
  journal={Current Science},
  year={2010},
  volume={98},
  pages={1376-1378}
}
Increase in the usage of electronic gadgets has led to electropollution of the environment. [] Key Method We have compared the performance of honeybees in cellphone radiation exposed and unexposed colonies. A significant (p < 0.05) decline in colony strength and in the egg laying rate of the queen was observed. The behaviour of exposed foragers was negatively influenced by the exposure, there was neither honey nor pollen in the colony at the end of the experiment.

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