Honey Bees Might Be Trained To Replace Drug-Sniffing Dogs

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA:  Dope-sniffing canines have been forced into retirement because they are trained to give the same alert for all illegal substances and training them to detect only the amounts that are illegal is not cost or time-effective.

‘If a dog hits on marijuana, you don’t know whether you’re going to find one ounce in that suitcase or six pounds,’ Steve Davis of Lakewood Police Department in Colorado told Bloomberg.

But it seems scientists have found an unlikely solution: honey bees.

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