Biology News
Octopus Genetic Editing — Animals Defy Their Own Neo-Darwinism - Discovery Institute

Discovery Institute
Some stunning upsets in conventional thinking about evolution have hit the news in rapid succession, threatening Darwin's famous tree icon. Under the rules of neo-Darwinism, mutations must be random, providing fodder for the blind processes of natural ...
Scientific American
Sacramento Bee
Science News
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Tiger Dining teams with Bee Biodiversity Initiative to experiment with crops - The Auburn Plainsman

The Auburn Plainsman
Tiger Dining has teamed with the Bee Biodiversity Initiative to begin to “experiment” with the heritage crops like American potato beans in their meals. “We want students to be connected to the land that they're actually studying here in this wonderful ...

Immunometabolism and the land of milk and honey -
In 2010, my laboratory submitted a paper to Nature Immunology (Masters et al., 2010) describing how islet amyloid polypeptide (IAPP), which is deposited in the pancreas in type 2 diabetes (T2D), induces interleukin-1β (IL-1β) production via the NLRP3 ...

Biogeography of the Honey Bee (Apis mellifera)

San Francisco - United States

Project by Kristen Coker on this insect, its natural history, evolution and distribution.

Apis mellifera: Honey Bee
United States

Several photographs and some insect facts.

The Honey Bee (Apis mellifera)
United Kingdom

Information on the bee including its anatomy, the organization of the colony, the roles of queen, worker and drone, their development and other aspects of the lives of bees and that of the colony.

European Honey Bee: Apis mellifera
United States

Research project by Colin Natrop on this domesticated insect including its classification, habitat, reproduction, adaptations, nutrition and interactions with other species.

Apis mellifera scutellata: Africanized Honeybee
United States

Photographs of this species and information on its taxonomy, description, habitat and distribution, life history, community biology, physical tolerances, ecology and invasive information.

United Kingdom

An account of the life and biology of the bee, and the activities of the colony throughout the year. [PDF]

United States

Discussion of swarming activity from the University of Nebraska.

Insect Insights: The Honey Bee
United States

Photographic study by Dave Walker on the hairy eyes and amazing legs of this insect.

Interactive Honey Bee Worker
United States

Diagram of a honey bee and downloadable images of the different body parts.

Honey Bee Research at the University of Illinois
United States

Research in Gene E. Robinson's lab that studies the mechanisms of social behavior in honey bees.

Africanized Honey Bee Education Project
United States

From the University of Arizona.