The warm, rainy months of central Florida create the flowers and also the air is stuffed with bees busy about their job of gathering nectar and building honeycomb. 321 more words
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Researchers are buzzing with excitement over an upcoming University of Minnesota lab.
Construction crews will begin work this fall on the Bee and Pollinator Research Lab, which will provide the collaborative and centralized spaces needed to advance the U’s internationally recognized research and allow for stronger interdisciplinary and international collaborations on bees and other pollinators. 655 more words
Portuguese designer Susana Soares has developed a device for detecting cancer and other serious diseases using trained bees. The bees are placed in a glass chamber into which the patient exhales; the bees fly into a smaller secondary chamber if they detect cancer. 63 more words