Some bees are born curious while others are more single-minded – new research hints at how the hive picks which flowers to feast on
New research suggests individual bees are born with one of two learning styles – either curious or focused. Their genetic tendency has implications for how the hive works together.
Oct. 5, 2020 • ~7 min
Tags: genetics insects bees biology food colonies communication group-dynamics drones queen-bees information curiosity foraging nectar
One bee may lay thousands of offspring in late spring. Give her room to build a nest and manage her reproductive duties.
May 1, 2020 • ~7 min
Tags: bumblebees spring honey-bees queen-bees native-bees
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