All About Bees

What Type of Bees Make Honey?

What Type of Bees Make Honey?

Buzzing busily from flower to flower, bees play a vital role in our ecosystem. But amidst this vast family of buzzing insects, not all bees are designed to produce honey, a beloved sweet substance enjoyed globally. As we embark on this exploration, the focus sharpens on the honey bee, the […]

Are Bees and Wasps Related?

Introduction to Bees Vs Wasps Bees and wasps are some of the most fascinating, but also sadly misunderstood, insects in the animal kingdom. They are important pollinators, predators, and scavengers, and play crucial roles in ecosystems in our backyards and around the world. Yes, bees and wasps are related. They […]

Move over ducks, Queen Bees quack too! [Here’s Why]

It turns out it’s not only ducks that quack. Researchers at Nottingham Trent University used sensitive vibration detectors, called accelerometers, to listen in on Honeybee hives. What they found, is that besides the regular buzzing sounds we all hear; queen honeybees make quacking and tooting noises. How Bees communicate Honeybees […]

How Bees Fly [10 Facts About How, When, and Why]

When I was young, I remember going on walks with my family in the summer. There was a field near our house that we’d always walk through. In the field there were an assortment wild flowers. Little splashes of color in the long grass. I’d always see bees on those […]