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How does the bee cross the road?

July 21, 2021

They may be tiny and sky bound but it turns out bees have just as much difficulty crossing busy roads in Michigan as larger species that make use of crossing ...

Bumble bee species have favorite flowers

February 14, 2020

Different species of bumble bees in the Sierra Nevada select different types of flowers, according to new research, which has conservation implications for ...

Bees follow scent patterns on flowers

June 15, 2018

Bees don’t just follow visual patterns on flowers. They also follow patterns of scent, a team of British researchers found. A study published in the Proceedings ...

Sick bees choose healthier food sources

March 12, 2018

Sick bees tend to consume higher-quality pollen compared to healthy bees, according to new research. In a study published in Microbial Ecology, researchers were ...
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