Patterns in flight

Flightpath pollination

Extrasensory perception: tiny sensors help farmers in Australia plan better food production (and help protect bees)

honey-bees-in-Australia

For more information see http://www.csiro.au/en/News/News-releases/2014/Bee-sensors-take-flight-to-help-farmers

 

Flying by the sun

Waggle dancing; a wonderful way to fix flightpaths for food

See https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-7ijI-g4jHg

 

Fame is a bee

Fame is a bee.

It has a song—

It has a sting—

Ah, too, it has a wing.

Emily Dickinson

Flight of the Bumblebee

Listen to and watch  Rimsky-Korsakov’s Flight of the Bumblebee here:

 One of many versions available online – this is from the 1996 movie Shine, about Australian pianist David Helfgott.