Biology News
Valley Fever the topic of next MJC Science Colloquium - Modesto Bee

Modesto Bee
18: MJC professor Teri Curtis' zoology students, “Tigers, Lions and Bears – Oh My! The Effects of Global Change on Various Animal Species”. Feb. 25: Mark McCaffrey, National Center for Science Education, “Climate Smart and Energy Wise: Climate and ...

Sacramento prodigy competes in 'Child Genius' reality show - Sacramento Bee

Sacramento Bee
The host of “Child Genius” is Leland Melvin, a former NASA astronaut, who peppers the kids with questions from two of the show's 16 categories each week, which include math, zoology and literature. Mensa helped chose the questions, and the organization ...

SLU biology professor studying bee populations under state grant -
Southeastern biologist Janice Bossart and biology graduate assistant Eric Van Gorder study a bee they caught at one of the protected habitat sites they survey. Bossart received a $103,448 grant from the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries to ...

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.