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The ecology of Fashawn: From the 'slums of Fresno' to a major record label - Fresno Bee

Fresno Bee
For his Beary X-Mas concert in December at Strummer's, Fashawn made sure the people who've always been true to him, including the Grizzly City Boys and Omar Aura, were on the bill. MARK CROSSE — THE FRESNO BEE |Buy Photo ...

Venom activity -
Natural venoms are high potency toxins with complex mechanisms of action. In The Journal of Experimental Medicine, Bourgeois et al. show that the human T cell repertoire contains T cell clones that react to bee and wasp venom in a manner dependent on ...

Bee behaviour sees colonies collapse -
Honeybee colonies could be collapsing because younger bees are flying out to forage, raising their risk of death. Many bee colonies are failing, probably because of parasites, pathogens and pesticides. Bees react to such stressors by foraging at a ...

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.