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Last Updated: Monday April 21 2008 05:33 GMT

In pics: Sonali visits a beehive

Sonali in beekeeping suit

No, Sonali's not heading off into space! This is a special suit which beekeepers wear to stop them getting stung.

The bee hive

Check out this beehive, where the flying insects live and make their honey.

Sonali checking out the beehive

The beekeepers told Sonali that the little creatures don't just make honey, they're really important for helping lots of plants, fruit and vegetables, grow as well.

Sonali looking inside the hive

But the beekeepers are really worried, because lots of bees are getting ill and dying, and they don't know why.