Bees

Native Beekeeping 101

March 07, 2011
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Learn more about the return of native bees in "Bee Season."

Bee Season

March 07, 2011
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Honeybees, brought to the Americas from Europe in 1622, have decreased in population because of colony collapse disorder.

Bee-Made Flower Nests

February 23, 2011
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 This amazingly beautiful cocoon is made from carefully layered flower petals. The creator? A bee. Specifically, the Osmia bee. Four different species of this bee, Osmia avosetta, Osmia lunata, Osmia rhodoensis, and Osmia tergestensis, make these unique floral bundles.