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Showing posts from July 3, 2011

At Market in Beautiful Cobourg

The Importance Of Being Thoughtful

It's true, a small deed can go a very long way in someone’s life. What have you done today to cheer someone up? Just think, sending flowers, a simple phone call or quick acknowledgement, a few meaningful words. It’s so easy to get wrapped up in one's own life but everyone needs a pick me up sometimes, and it isn't hard to do. Just think of all the things! 

Important Little Bees

Bees are a vital part of nature and they are one of the planets busiest workers. It is said that they pollinate up to 30% of the food we eat. They play a strong role in our ecosystems and act as pollinators. In areas including temperate deciduous forests, tropical forests and mangrove, lots of species of plants and animals would not survive if bees wern't there. This is due to the production of nuts & seeds, fruits & berries is very dependent on insect pollination; among all the pollinating insects, bees are the main pollinators.

However, scientists have noticed a decline in the world’s bee population. This is of huge concern since they are so vital to the human food chain. Even Albert Einstein once said that if bees were to disappear, so would the human race.

There are different theories as to why bees are declining in numbers including stress and diet of bees that are being transported and fed artificial supplements. Others say its related to radiation and in particular…