Biology News
Living on the edge: Cameroon's Baka Pygmies face an uncertain future - CNN

Dja, a largely undisturbed UNESCO World Heritage Site, contains an abundance of flora and fauna the Baka have relied upon to survive. The forest floor contains rodents and other mammals, the trees birds and honey. It's not just nature's larder, but ...

Oh, honey: Asheville area is sweet on bees - Asheville Citizen-Times

Asheville Citizen-Times
"Almost everyone, if they have allergy issues, can find some relief if they use local honey, which has the same flora and fauna as where you live." The Bee Charmer book, store, even the way Allen and Kelly live, is meant to bring awareness to the ...

Scotchmans worthy of wilderness designation - Bonner County Daily Bee

Bonner County Daily Bee
It is perhaps easy to become complacent and take for granted the special opportunities afforded through Wilderness designation – the unique flora, fauna and geology just as it was centuries ago. Yes, Wilderness designation creates trade-offs and will ...

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.