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Bees wearing reflectors help scientists track insects’ training flights

Studying how bees do this has long stymied researchers, because bees fly too far and too fast to watch with the naked eye, and they are too small to wear energy-emitting devices required for radio tracking. But a newly developed … Continue reading

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Scientists finally figure out how bees fly

Using a combination of high-speed digital photography and a robotic model of a bee wing, the researchers figured out the flight mechanisms of honeybees. (This news is some months old) Read more

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