what is it like to be a bee?

what is it like to be a bee?

Set your meetings, phone calls and emails aside, at least for the next several minutes. That’s because today you’re a bee. It’s time to leave your hive, or your underground burrow, and forage for pollen. Pollen is the stuff that flowers use to reproduce. But...
Why I think honey is vegan

Why I think honey is vegan

Is honey vegan. ………………Here are the reasons I think honey and other bee products are vegan. Honey is basically flower nectar. All the bees do is gather it and dry out the excess water. Pollen is just gathered and stored in its...
The Buzz On Bees

The Buzz On Bees

Sometimes you hear them before you see them. You may even be afraid of them. But the more you know about bees, the more you can appreciate these unique insects and how they provide us humans with much more than just honey! Bees may be black, brown, or banded with...
Why they call them killer bees

Why they call them killer bees

This is happening right now. It is not old news. San Diego is almost as bad. You have to be very careful. This is why we save so many colonies and turn them into domestic bees, It is to dilute the gene pool, so accidents like this do not happen. Hikers are used to...
The genius of the bee

The genius of the bee

just how smart are honeybees? Scientists already know they are some of the cleverest insects on earth, capable of recognizing landmarks and different colors — and even smells — for navigation. But it turns out that bee biologists are now discovering that the buzzing...