Did you know, there are about 25,000 known species of bee in the world, with probably more species awaiting discovery?
Were you aware that most species are solitary, that males cannot sting, and that collectively, they help to pollinate an estimated one third of all the food we eat?
Find out more about bees and how you can help them ...
The sight of swarming bees may unnerve some people, but it's a very natural and wonderful part of the life cycle of honey bees.
Do bees eat meat?
Amazingly, a small group of tropical species do!
Do bees sleep?
Scientific study suggests that bees exhibit behaviours indicating that they do!
How do honey bees make honey?
"A bee is an exquisite chemist" said the Royal Beekeeper to King Charles II. He was right, of course!
Why do bees have furry bodies?
As bees visit flowers, they collect fine pollen grains on the many hairs on their bodies.
What can you do to help bees?
Start with these TOP 10 TIPS TO HELP BEES - and share them with friends.