Category: insects

BeeFTA 2018 – Outrageous Behaviour by a Pollin…

NOMINEE 1 – Country Bee Hive

NOMINEE 2 – Weaver ant balancing a Dead Bee

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BeeFTA 2018 – The Bees Knee’s Award

NOMINEE 1 – Insect Embroideries by Emillie Ferris

NOMINEE 2 – Fashion Show: #WaggleDance

NOMINEE 3 – Raku Inoue – Natura Insects

NOMINEE 4 – TEXTILE INSECTS by Mr. Finch

NOMINEE 5 – Bamboo Insects by Noriyuki Saitoh

BeeFTA 2018 – The Hungry Catterpillar Award

NOMINEE 1 – How to Make Fondant Bug Cupcake Toppers by eatsamazing.co.uk 

NOMINEE 2 – Hungry Bee Eaters Arrive in the UK 

NOMINEE 3 – AMAZING Bee Hive CAKE!!

NOMINEE 4 – The Hadza Tribe’s Unique Diet 

BeeFTA 2018 – The Ants in your Pants Award

NOMINEE 1 – How to do the Waggle Dance

NOMINEE 2  – The Insect Show by 

NOMINEE 3 – Bugs and Crawly Things

NOMINEE 1 – The Ride of the Dance Flies

49h: Cute bees you probably didn’t know 1.  …

49h:

Cute bees you probably didn’t know

1. 

Leafcutter Bee
2. 

Metallic Sweat Bee

3. 

Carpenter Bee / Blue Carpenter Bee

4.  Cuckoo Leafcutter Bee

5. 

Orchid Bee

6. 

Teddy Bear Bee

Most insect studies lack crucial species infor…

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The lovely flowers embarrass me, they make me …

The lovely flowers embarrass me, they make me regret I am not a bee.

New species of teddy bear bee discovered

New species of teddy bear bee discovered:

valainea:

LOOK AT ITS EYES! No, just look at them. Why didn’t I *see* these things in the world years ago? Reminder to myself: It’s never too late to dive into discovering the world around you. Go study the math you forgot. You got this. 

BeeFTA 2018 – The Songbird Award

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NOMINEE 1 – Scientists discover how the distinctive pitch of mosquito wingbeats could tell us how to fight malaria.

NOMINEE 2 – The Plight of the Bumblebee (and others) by Caroline Ritchey

NOMINEE 3 – Dynamics by Secret Drum Band (an album composed in response to soundscape and form in locations chosen to draw attention to issues concerning endangered species, ecosystem function, and habitat loss)

NOMINEE 4 – The Pollination Rap