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April 17, 2009

 

Pollen covered honey bee

Die, Bee, Die!

In evolutionary terms, a "successful" organism is one that passes on its genes -- not necessarily one that lives a long life.

December 2, 2004

 

Methuselah Insect

What insect has the longest life span of them all? Find out on this Moment of Science.

January 12, 2004

 

The Royal Jelly

According to legend, King Arthur gained the crown by pulling a sword from a rock. Queen honeybees have an equally enchanting way of ascending to the throne.

January 12, 2004

 

Beyond the Stinger

Learn about the fascinating lives of bees on this Moment of Science.

September 27, 2003

 

Vote Like a Buffalo

Do some animal species act similarly to humans when it comes to representative democracies? "Vote Like a Buffalo" on this Moment of Science.

September 27, 2003

 

How Naked Mole Rats Are Like Insects

Find out how naked mole rats are like insects on this Moment of Science.

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