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Bee pulls a NAIL out of a brick wall in feat of amazing strength (he must have been buzzing after) - Daily Mail

Daily Mail
Dr Lynn Dicks a research fellow from Cambridge University's Department of Zoology explained the bee's behaviour: 'Mason bees like this usually choose existing holes rather than excavating their own. 'I have never seen anything like this and suspect ...

April 29: Bumbleblitz: Four years of Bumble Bee Ecology in the Pacific Northwest -
Bumbleblitz: Four years of Bumble Bee Ecology in the Pacific Northwest takes place from 7 to 8 p.m. Friday, April 29, 2016 at San Juan Island Public Library in Friday Harbor. Bombus occidentalis used to be the most common bumble bee species in the ...

Pesticides alter bee foraging -
Bumblebees that have been exposed to neonicotinoid pesticides are slower to learn how best to collect pollen from wildflowers than are their unexposed counterparts. Neonicotinoids are widely used insecticides, and their application has been restricted ...

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.