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How Do You Weigh a Bumble Bee? Ask UC Davis Entomologists and Engineers
A bumble bee news story released today by Andy Fell of UC Davis News and Media Relations is a great...
A bumble bee leaving an experimental colony housed in a cooler. The "bee scale" to weigh the insects has to be placed in this tunnel. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
UC Davis pollination ecologist Neal Williams with a bee colony housed in a cooler. Williams and his team hope to understand the demographics of bumble bee colonies, including weighing individual bees as they enter or leave the hive. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)