Biology News
Artist's Honey Bee Project Comes With A Dire Environmental Warning - Huffington Post

Huffington Post
After Ladislav Hanka finishes his contemplative etchings of flora and fauna, they then take on a life of their own -- with the help of thousands and thousands of bees. Hanka, an artist based in Kalamazoo, Michigan, has long worked in printmaking ...

Schaer Science: Stream Ecology - Four States Homepage

Four States Homepage
The Four State area has many creeks that keep our region looking beautiful. Improper management of the creeks can be detrimental to the environment. In tonight's Schaer Science, we visit Missouri Southern State University to learn about stream ecology.

Missouri S&T student team cleans up coal - The Rolla Daily News

The Rolla Daily News
“Biology is very sensitive and can sometimes be a challenge to work in,” says iGEM president Emily Puleo, a senior in biochemistry from St. Louis. “It is not a machine, we are working with living things and DNA, so the reliability is not always there ...

Common Missouri Wasps and Bees

Monett - United States

This site offers lots of detailed information on wasps and bees, particularly those found in Missouri.

Bees and Wasps
United States

Covers bees, wasps, yellow jackets, and hornets. Includes information on species background and pesticide application.

Hymenoptera: Ants, Bees and Wasps

The characteristics of these insects, their life cycle, feeding and habitat, with illustrations.

United Kingdom

Status and conservation of 24 species.

United States

National society dedicated to studying and recording these insects, order Hymenoptera, in the UK and Ireland. Provides information on the society and its activities, with a photograph gallery.

Sawflies, Wasps, Bees and Ants: Order Hymenoptera

Photographs and information on the species found in the Brisbane area, Australia.

Common Missouri Spiders
United States

Descriptions and pictures of spiders indigenous to Missouri, USA.

Family Vespidae: Paper Wasps and Potter Wasps

Photographs and information about some species found in the Brisbane area of Queensland, Australia.

Paper Wasps, Yellowjackets and other Stinging Wasps
United States

Illustrated article on the different groups of wasps, their avoidance and control, and the medical importance of stings and their treatment. [PDF]

Solitary Bees: An Addition to Honey Bees
United States

Articles on solitary bees in North America and how to raise and use them.

Close-up View of Common Knotweed, Common Lamb's-quarters and Sheep Sorrel
United States

Photographic study by Brian Johnston of these three species, Polygonum arenastrum, Chenopodium album and Rumex acetosella.