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July 2016

The buzz about Bombus

We tend to be partial to Apis mellifera, but let’s not forget about the other pollinating bee species. We’ve known for a while that bumble bees can pollinate some crops better than honey bees Continue reading “The buzz about Bombus”

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The story behind a glowing green bee

Honey bee development is a spectacular feat of biology. A bee begins its life as a tiny egg, about 1 mm long in the shape of a grain of rice. After 3 days, Continue reading “The story behind a glowing green bee”

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