Category Archives: Research

What do bees do when flowers are few?

Have you ever wondered what solitary bees do if they emerge from overwintering into an environment without flowers? We often worry about how flowering plants would fare without local bees to pollinate them, but what about the other way around? … Continue reading

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The work happens while the blog sleeps.

Greetings!  Sadly, I have let this blog lapse the past couple years.  But that doesn’t mean I have forsaken writing, or bees.  Since I last posted here I have spent a semester abroad in Rehovot, Israel working on bee foraging … Continue reading

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