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20Man dies after car crashes into bee-infested house

Leaving buildings vacant can present all kinds of dangers, as officials in Michigan in particular have found in recent years. But this tragic incident has to be a new one.

4Man Dies After Car Crashes Into Bee-Infested House

Rescue workers driven back by swarms

A Michigan man on Wednesday after crashing his car into an abandoned home infested with bees.

17Nissan Micra overtaken by bees in England

A 20,000-insect-strong colony of bees attempted to turn a Nissan Micra into their new hive on Friday. The invasion happened in the English town of Southsea, a suburb of Portsmouth, and is just one of a few unexpected bee swarms in the country in recent days.

78Engine exhaust may be contributing to bee colony collapses

Among all the various factors playing into the collapse of bee colonies around the world, one of them could be your car. A UK study into how diesel exhaust fumes may affect bees' ability to pollinate flowers found that nitric oxide (NO) and nitrogen oxide (NO2) - NOx gases - change the chemical composition of floral odors, making it harder for them to identify and locate flowers that they're normally attracted to, National Geographic reports. While this study focused on diesel engine exhaust fum

39Caption Contest: NC sting operation goes horribly wrong [w/video]

Wake County sheriff deputy gets mobbed by bees – Click above to watch video after the jump

AddIt's Friday: even the most efficient cars can't compete with bees in MPG fight

In case you've been wondering, the verdict is in: evolution beats engineering.

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