Monthly Archives: January 2014

Sam Droege’s fab photos now at National Geographic!

http://www.nationalgeographic.com/features/140114-bee-native-macro-photography-insects-science/#.UuQOwBAo7IU Advertisements

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Smelling like a queen!

A great paper published in Science last week ¬†– evidence that queens use a specific set of pheromones (chemicals that send signals to other individuals) to maintain their dominant position by suppressing egg-laying in workers. ¬†Really interesting – I wonder … Continue reading

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Bumble bee watch begins – Join the fun!

Click the link below to view the Bumble Bee Watch video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vTLKMAtXGnA&feature=youtu.be

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Australian scientists track honeybees with tiny sensors

Looking forward to the development of really small sensors so we can track some interesting bees! http://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/sensors-glued-to-bees-to-track-movements-in-australia-1.2497264

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Happy New Year – 2014!

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