Honey bees rally to their queen via ‘game of telephone’ | Science

“Buzz. Buzz. The queen is that way,” stated one honey bee to another. “Pass it on.” Honey bees can’t speak, of course, however researchers have actually discovered that the... Read more »

Top stories: Mite-proof bees, dark matter ‘bullets,’ and the tiny monkeys replanting the Amazon | Science

(delegated right): KRISPN GIVEN/HARPUR LAB/PURDUE UNIVERSITY; KOVACEVICMIRO/ISTOCKPHOTO; ANDREA SCHELL Breeders toughen up bees to resist deadly mites The current increase of Varroa destructor, a kind of mite that lives... Read more »

Bees love the lawns of lazy homeowners | Science

iStock.com/ Perboge As respected pollinators, bees are important to a healthy environment. However their numbers are decreasing all over the world due to the fact that of farming and... Read more »