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Toxicology report: Hwy 50 wrong-way driver was under influence of alcohol - Sacramento Bee

Sacramento Bee
The wrong-way driver that slammed into a pickup truck on Highway 50 last month had a blood alcohol level more than twice the legal limit, officials said Tuesday. A toxicology report from the Sacramento County Coroner's Office revealed that Elizabet ...

Biodiversity walk: Learn how to make the bees buzz - Luxemburger Wort - English Edition

Luxemburger Wort - English Edition
People can become better informed about biodiversity in Luxembourg and see some beautiful countryside by taking part in a group walk on June 14. The Biodiversity walk organised by conservation group Bee Together and natur&ëmwelt will take hikers from ...

Animal behaviour: Nested instincts -
“If you have old forager bees in a colony, their presence inhibits young bees from becoming foragers,” says Andrew Barron, who studies the neurobiology of bee behaviour at Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia. “Without them, younger bees ...

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.