Bumblebees


Bumblebees' Tiny Hairs Can Sense Flowers' Electric Fields

Bumblebees' Tiny Hairs Can Sense Flowers' Electric Fields

Researchers have found that bumblebees use their 'dancing' hairs to sense electric signals emitted by flowers....

May 31 2016, 12:48am CDT

How Bumblebees use Motor Skills to Pollinate Flowers

How Bumblebees use Motor Skills to Pollinate Flowers

Wild bumblebees are born with the ability to remove pollen from nectarless flowers using high-frequency vibrations, a team of r...

Apr 24 2016, 1:34am CDT

Bumblebees Flight Depends Upon Pollen

Bumblebees Flight Depends Upon Pollen

Bumblebees can change their flight dynamics by shifting from nectar to pollen to attain stability....

Aug 5 2015, 5:41am CDT

Bumblebees Under Threat by Climate Change

Climate Change Crushes Bumblebees Population

A new study suggests the decline of bumblebee species especially in North America and Europe are due to increasing climatic cha...

Jul 10 2015, 7:40am CDT