How to tell when a bee has become a picky eater

When Austrian zoologist Karl von Frisch claimed, back in the 1920s, that he had “decoded the language of the bees,” many researchers thought he was delusional. Frisch studied the bees “strange dancing” in their hives, and noted that the dancing was a kind of communication, expressing the distance to the nearest source of nectar and its quality.

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