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Urban beehives benefit Canberra's ecology - Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald
Heirloom vegetables: Harvest from Simon Rickard's book · Walcott garden earns stamp of approval · Urban beehives: Recipes using backyard honey · Jackie French: 105 things not to do for spring gardening. Bees are incredible insects. They existed before ...

Worker bees 'know' when to invest in their reproductive future - Phys.Org

Phys.Org
A team of experts from the Department of Neurobiology and Behaviour at Cornell University, led by Michael Smith, studied what starts the reproductive cycle of honeybee colonies. The results are published in Springer's journal Naturwissenschaften - The ...

Is the key to human evolution based on a 'leaky' membrane? Life's earliest ... - Daily Mail

Daily Mail
Using mathematical modelling, researchers claim the Last Universal Common Ancestor (LUCA) passed energy through a 'leaky' membrane. This caused it to grow and evolve. As it moved to new surroundings, membranes evolved independently causing ...

Common Missouri Wasps and Bees

Monett - United States

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

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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
Australia

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
Australia

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
Australia

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.