Festooning: how bees layout and build comb

Have you ever seen a lacework of bees hanging together, between the frames of comb? Have you heard of 'festooning'? If not, than it's time to find out!
04.03.2016. 22:33

Flowers’ Aroma can calm the most aggressive of bees!

Want to avoid being stung by a bee? Use floral 'perfume': Insects are less aggressive when they can smell flowery scents.
26.02.2016. 10:15

Stress can lead to Bee Colony Collapse!

Scientists have found that exposing bees to neonicotinoid pesticides changes their behaviour stressing them. That stress can lead to colony collapse.
19.02.2016. 18:47

Honeybees work harder just before it’s going to rain!

A new study published by researcher Xu-Jiang and his fellow colleagues found out that honeybees spend more time out of the hive when rain is near!
12.02.2016. 15:55

Urban beekeeping keeps cities healthy

Urban beekeeping is the practice of keeping bee colonies in urban areas. It is healthier and more productive than country beekeeping.
07.02.2016. 15:46