Experts say the bee population is getting smaller because of climate change and other human-caused 61 ( activity ) . We are building houses and cities on land where they live, and using chemicals 62 are killing them. Last winter, U.S. beekeepers 63 (lose ) almost 40% of their colonies (蜂群).
Thiele, 64 beekeeper, says the usual ways people raise honey bees 65 ( be ) bad for their health. He rejects the white boxes that 66 (tradition ) beekeepers use. He also refuses to use chemicals, smoke or protective clothing when he works with bees. He touches them 67 his bare hands. Thiele says his hives (蜂巢）are both a way to save bees and a personal project.
While bees crawled (爬）over his hands and arms he said，“It feels so close and I feel how — 68 ( deep ) we belong and how important it is 69 (keep) them safe from harm.”
He added that honey bees show how fragile life is. He made a 70 (far) remark, “As if they are really mirroring where we are on this time on this planet.”
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