Biology News
Ailene Voisin: Former Chargers kicker Rolf Benirschke hoping for San Diego comeback - Sacramento Bee (blog)

Sacramento Bee (blog)
In another life, one uninterrupted by the surprising power in his accurate right foot, the son of renowned UC San Diego pathologist Dr. Kurt Benirschke would have been a veterinarian; he enrolled at UC Davis to study zoology, kick around a football and ...

CSUS to train stem cell researchers with $2.5 million grant - Sacramento Bee

Sacramento Bee
“This program will expand the pipeline of stem cell researchers needed to accelerate the application of stem cell biology to clinical use and improve health care for patients and communities in California,” said Jane Bruner, associate dean for ...

Swarm Intelligence: AI Algorithm Predicts the Future - Newsweek

Rosenberg cites a 2010 study led by Thomas Seeley, a professor in the Department of Neurobiology and Behavior at Cornell University, who spent a decade observing how honey bees use swarm intelligence to find a new home. The life-or-death problem ...

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.