Category Archives: Bee vision

More on bee sight

Have you come across the book BEE by Rose-Lynn Fisher?  The book is predominantly pictures, grey scale pictures of the most exquisite details of honey bees.  The magic of the pictures is hard to convey in mere words – which … Continue reading

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How cool is this

I am trying to devise ways in which to help youngsters and adults understand bees and have been trying to devise a simple experiment or two that can be done under classroom conditions.  I knew I needed to read up … Continue reading

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Failure shows glimmer of success

I wrote a couple of posts ago about an experiment that I thought youngsters might like – it started out as whether bees prefer certain colours.  Of course we beekeepers know they do, but allowing children to discover the fact … Continue reading

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