Scientists say bumblebees can sense flowers' electric fields through the bees' fuzzy hairs.

Scientists say bumblebees can sense flowers' electric fields through the bees' fuzzy hairs.

A new discovery: prodding the brain with light, a group of scientists were able to turn back on a part of the brain affected by Alzheimer’s disease.

A new discovery: prodding the brain with light, a group of scientists were able to turn back on a part of the brain affected by Alzheimer’s disease.

As vital pollinators decline across the U.S. Midwest, one city in Iowa is launching an ambitious plan to rebuild their prairie habitat.

To save bees, city plans 1,000 acres of prairie

As vital pollinators decline across the U.S. Midwest, one city in Iowa is launching an ambitious plan to rebuild their prairie habitat.

Hundreds of bees with "license plates" were released by a London university today. Scientists are hoping that the tags will encourage the public to engage more with the insects.

Hundreds of bees with "license plates" were released by a London university today. Scientists are hoping that the tags will encourage the public to engage more with the insects.

I love vibrant yellow.  My handbag is bright yellow.  I love bees (they're my faourite animal along with butterflies - I wish I could fly).  I like that they are hardworking plus their color is bold and bright

I love vibrant yellow. My handbag is bright yellow. I love bees (they're my faourite animal along with butterflies - I wish I could fly). I like that they are hardworking plus their color is bold and bright

Did you enjoy your #pumpkinpie this #Thanksgiving? #Bee thankful for #pollinators!

Did you enjoy your #pumpkinpie this #Thanksgiving? #Bee thankful for #pollinators!

The first Asian hornets have been spotted in Britain and could be about to cause huge damage to bees, one of our most precious resources. The hornets pose no risk to human health. But they pose a huge risk to the life of honey bees, one of our most precious and threatened natural resources. Authorities are now launching a plan to find and destroy any nests belonging to the species, in an attempt to wipe them out in the UK.

The ‘killer’ Asian hornet has arrived in Britain

The first Asian hornets have been spotted in Britain and could be about to cause huge damage to bees, one of our most precious resources. The hornets pose no risk to human health. But they pose a huge risk to the life of honey bees, one of our most precious and threatened natural resources. Authorities are now launching a plan to find and destroy any nests belonging to the species, in an attempt to wipe them out in the UK.

Stunning bee photos from the Great British Bee Count 2016.

Stunning bee photos from the Great British Bee Count 2016.

Wild bee abundance in the United States is lowest in agricultural regions, according to a new model.

Number of wild bees drops where they’re needed most

Wild bee abundance in the United States is lowest in agricultural regions, according to a new model.

#Bees added to U.S. Endangered Species List for the 1st time. #pollinators

Bees Added To U.S. Endangered Species List For 1st Time

#Bees added to U.S. Endangered Species List for the 1st time. #pollinators

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