Science has been searching for a definitive reason why domesticated honeybee colonies continue to suddenly die off. But Colony Collapse disorder, as it is called, is still somewhat of a mystery. To try and get some answers, a university is using high-tech monitoring tools to listen in on the bees' conversations for clues to their health. VOA's Kevin Enochs reports.
As legend has it, Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de León was searching for the mythical Fountain of Youth when he discovered Florida instead. Turns out the fountain of youth may be right between your eyes. Stem cells in an area of the brain called the hypothalamus may be setting the body's clock. Researchers from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York may have found a way to turn back that clock, at least in mice. VOA's Kevin Enochs reports.