Washington State U starts sperm bank for

Washington State U starts sperm bank for honeybees
Associated Press

Washington State University student Brandon Hopkins holds a vile used to store honey bee semen Monday, June 3, 2013, in Pullman, Wash. Entomologist Steve Sheppard and his crew are using liquid nitrogen to preserve semen extracted from honey bee drones to preserve and improve the stock of honey bees, and to prevent the subspecies extinction. (AP Photo/Nicholas K. Geranios)

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