Educational corner

  • Bees can "turn back time"?

    Scientists at Arizona State University have discovered that older honey bees effectively reverse brain aging when they take on nest responsibilities typically handled by much younger bees. While current research on human age-related dementia focuses on potential new drug treatments, researchers say these findings suggest that social interventions may be used to slow or treat age-related dementia.
  • Garlic and Acacia Honey

    Did you know that putting garlic and honey together will create a mixture that can keep your body healthy and strong?
  • History of Beekeeping (Part 2-Greeks, Romans, Egyptians, Frenchmen)

    In Napoleon's heraldry the bee was a symbol of immorality and resurrection. It was chosen so as to link the new dynasty to the very origins of France.

  • Bees are nature's most economical builders

    Math tends to be easy matter to understand, for example: lim sup / r7→∞ x perim(C ∩ B(0, r)) / area(C ∩ B(0, r)) ≥ √4 12
  • Honey in the pyramids

    While excavating Egypt’s famous pyramids, archaeologists have found pots of honey in an ancient tomb. The honey, dating back approximately 3,000 ye...
  • Bee Addictions?

    Take a look at a few similarities between humans and bees regarding common addictions.
  • Have you ever heard of term "BEE fence"?

    No, it's not six football players in hexagon position.
  • How to consume acacia honey?

    If you plan to switch from industrial sugars and artificial sweeteners to honey, that is a great news. But, BEE mindful.
  • History of Beekeeping (Part 1-Cuevas de la Arana, Spain and Medieval Serbia)

    A brief summary of the oldest known cage artwork related to human interest into honey, followed by the story about beekeeping in Medieval Serbia.