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The Steady Disappearance Of Some Really Important Insects Is A Big Problem If You Like Food

It turns out that bees are responsible for a whole lot more than honey and that being a beekeeper isn't just about owning a sweet fencing-uniform-like getup and possessing an almost otherworldly calm around thousands of buzzing insects. Here's a closer look I think you'll appreciate.

The Steady Disappearance Of Some Really Important Insects Is A Big Problem If You Like Food
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The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) approved a measure last month that could pave the way for the Catholic Church to deny President Joe Biden communion. The conservative bishops hope to prevent Biden from participating in the sacred ritual because of his support for abortion rights.

Biden is a devout Catholic who considered becoming a priest in his youth. He rarely misses mass, holds a rosary while making critical decisions, and often quotes scriptures. When asked about the bishops' decision Biden said it is "a private matter and I don't think that's going to happen."

The bishops hope the new guidance would push "Catholics who are cultural, political, or parochial leaders to witness the faith."

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