Biology News
Doctor highlights threat of declining pollinators... -
There are many pollinators down in the pasture, one of the most important being the wild bee, as was highlighted in the recent Mississippi Valley Field Naturalists presentation: “Pesticides and Pollinators: What's Happening Down in the Pasture?” ...

Woods Hole Scientists Co-Author Ecology and Biogeography Paper - News News
Falmouth Woods Hole - Penzance WOODS HOLE – In a recent paper published in the journal Global Ecology and Biogeography, scientists at the University of Maryland and Woods Hole Research Center located minimally disturbed “hinterland” forests across ...

Biscuit queen Bee swapped biology for baking and rose to the top of the class - Scottish Daily Record

Scottish Daily Record
Bee, 34, who grew up in Macduff, Aberdeenshire, said: “I've always loved all sorts of cooking, including baking, but at school I really enjoyed biology and looking through microscopes so ended up studying micro-biology instead. “I liked the job I went ...

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.