Tom Seeley

Dec. 24, 2010

The Buzz on Bees

Most honeybees are bundled up inside their hives for the winter. We'll take a peek inside the hive for a look at bee behavior and bee culture.

bees hive waggle dance

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\tIn 2011, comet Lovejoy traveled through the sun’s corona and lived to tell the tale. But its tail was the most telling. Reporting in the journal Science, Cooper Downs, an astrophysicist at Predictive Science Inc. in San Diego, Calif., says that the wiggly path of the comet’s tail helps explain the sun’s magnetic field. \t 

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