You’re gonna miss me when I’m gone..

One of the more popular “Did you know?” facts these days seems to be “Did you know Einstein said that if the honey bee disappears from the surface of the earth, man would have no more than four years to live?” Though honeybees do play a major part in pollinating our crops, I had a hard time believing this claim. For one thing, humans have a tendency to come up with very innovative solutions to seemingly deadly problems. More importantly, though, the quote was attributed to Albert Einstein – and surely we know better than to trust those! So, I decided to investigate.


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