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  San Diego Zoo's Animal Bytes: Bee
Bees may be fl, brown, or banded with white, yellow, or orange stripes.
Native bees are bees that have always lived in an area and are able to survive without help from humans.
Bees have a special tongue that sucks up the sweet nectar and a crop in their throat for storing it until they get back to the hive.
www.sandiegozoo.org /animalbytes/t-bee.html   (1792 words)

  
 Insecta Inspecta World - Killer Bees
The bee is aggressive, easily agitated, and generally a bee with a bad attitude.
The Africanized bee is expected to spread across the southern part of the country, where the winters aren't so harsh.
The Africanized bee is a dangerous hybrid, passing down the trait of defensiveness to each offspring.
www.insecta-inspecta.com /bees/killer/index.html   (1056 words)

  
  Handbook of Texas Online:
Bee County (Q-14) is in the Rio Grande plain of south central Texas, fifty miles northwest of Corpus Christi and 146 miles southeast of Austin.
Geologically northern Bee County is in the Rio Grande embayment; the Lissie and Beaumont formations extend into the southern part of the county to form a broad, flat, and fertile plain.
In 1982, 93 percent of the land in the county was in farms and ranches, 17 percent of the farmland was under cultivation, and 5 percent was irrigated.
www.tsha.utexas.edu /handbook/online/articles/view/BB/hcb5.html   (2423 words)

  
  Bee - LoveToKnow 1911
Bees are specialized in correspondence with the flowers from which they draw the bulk of their food supply, the flexible c tongue being used for sucking nectar, the plumed hairs and the modified legs (fig.
Many genera of bees are represented, like most other insects, by ordinary males and females, each female constructing a nest formed of several chambers ("cells") and storing in each chamber a supply of food for the grub to be hatched from the egg that she lays therein.
Such bees, although a number of individuals often make their nests close together, are termed "solitary," their communities differing in nature from those of the "social" bees, among which there are two kinds of females - the normal fertile females or "queens," and those specially modified females with undeveloped ovaries (see fig.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /Bee   (3113 words)

  
 Honey Bee
Large carpenter bees are readily distinguished from bumble bees primarily by the absence of pubescence on the dorsum of the abdomen, which is somewhat shiny.
These bees often cause problems on structures by boring into the surface of the wood that is the back face of the trim under the eaves, as this surface is usually not painted.
Bees maintain a temperature of 92-93 degrees Fahrenheit in their central brood nest regardless of whether the outside temperature is 110 or -40 degrees.
www.indianchild.com /honey_bee.htm   (1195 words)

  
 Bees
Bees swarm at this time, usually finding hollow trees to begin their new colony, but they occasionally work their way into building wall voids.
Listen to the bee noise from inside rooms to locate the exact position of the nest in the wall to assure that the whole colony is treated.
Bee suits are made with smooth rip-stop nylon which does not allow wasps and bees to hold on.
www.greensmiths.com /bees.htm   (4316 words)

  
 Bee - Uncyclopedia, the content-free encyclopedia
Certain Bees are known to wear large amounts of jewellery and utilize a form of communication known as Gangster rap.
Bees are known to contain a potent dose of capsaicin in their body during their life span.
"Bees Knees" when the queen died in a freak accident involving a giant knife attached to string with a spring loosing when the queens office door was open, it cut her body clean away from her legs.
uncyclopedia.org /wiki/Bee   (1091 words)

  
 Bee Farmers' Association - Home
Welcome to the Bee Farmers' Association of the U.K. Run by bee farmers for bee farmers.
The only association to represent the interests of the commercial and semi-commercial bee keepers of the U.K. The slide-show below shows some of the visits and activities we make, members of the association, equipment and processes that we use.
“It is with much sadness that we report that Dr Eva Crane, founder of IBRA and inspirational bee scientist, passed away peacefully on the afternoon of Thursday 6th September 2007 at the age of 95.
www.beefarmers.co.uk   (406 words)

  
 LiveScience.com - How to Make Busy Bees Busier
U.S. honeybee numbers are dwindling thanks to an alien mite that feeds on the bees and their larvae.
According to Greenleaf, farmers could benefit by establishing their fields next to natural habitats, where there tend to be more wild bees, or by planting hedgerows that could provide other sources of nectar for the bees to keep them hanging around.
A wild bee (the bumble bee Bombus vosnesenskii) and a honey bee forage together on a sunflower.
www.livescience.com /animalworld/060927_busier_bees.html   (411 words)

  
 About Bee and Wasp Stings
Social hymenopterans, including yellowjackets, bumble bees, honey bees, and fire ants, have individuals in the colony whose task it is to defend the nest.
With honey bees the toxic dose (LD50) of the venom is estimated to be 8.6 stings per pound of body weight.
Bees and wasps can be attracted to, or may react to, odors in the environment.
www.wvu.edu /~agexten/wildlife/bees.htm   (1592 words)

  
 Bee County, Texas TX, county profile - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
Bee County is one of 254 counties in Texas.
The county is in the Beeville metro area.The estimated population in 2004 was 33,046.
This was an increase of 2.12% from the 2000 census.
www.epodunk.com /cgi-bin/genInfo.php?locIndex=22588   (446 words)

  
 Bee Season - Rotten Tomatoes
The themes of Bee Season are as intricate and complex as letters of the alphabet and the words used for communication.
Bee Season, at its core, is about something powerful: The ways in which family members wreak destruction on each other with the best of intentions.
Bee Season is affecting in ways that movies have all but given up trying to be.
www.rottentomatoes.com /m/bee_season   (1071 words)

  
 BIOVÉ Laboratoires - Provita'Bee
T.G. Provita’Bee provides the bees with elements that they can no longer find naturally in the surrounding countryside nor in artificial bee-food syrups made from refined sugar, these elements are particularly essential at the crucial moments in their biological cycle.
Due to its strong capacity to fix iron, used with a percentage adapted to bees, lactoferrin significantly improves activity within the colony.
That means the infections of the types Nosemose or European Foul-brood don't have the possibility to penetrate in the intestinal mucous membrane, this stage is necessary for the multiplication of the spores of the Nosemeose or of the development of the Foul-brood (that corresponding at using as Prebiotic).
www.beekeeping.com /biove/provita_bee_en.htm   (1095 words)

  
 Honey Bee Printout - EnchantedLearning.com
Like all insects, bees have six legs, a three-part body, a pair of antennae, compound eyes, jointed legs, and a hard exoskeleton.
Bees can fly about 15 mph (24 kph).
The queen lays an egg in a cell in the wax comb (all the immature bees are called the brood).
www.enchantedlearning.com /subjects/insects/bee/Honeybeecoloring.shtml   (233 words)

  
 fUSION Anomaly. Bees
Bees feed on POLLEN and nectar; the latter is converted to HONEY in the digestive tract.
The Cretan Zeus was born in a cave of bees and was fed by them, and Zeus also had the title of Melissaios, Bee-man; he fathered a son, the hero Meliteus, by a nymph who hid the child from Hera in a wood, where Zeus had him fed by bees.
Dionyous was fed on honey as a babe by the nymph Makris, daughter of Aristaeus, protector of flocks and bees.
fusionanomaly.net /bees.html   (2868 words)

  
 NCBI Honey Bee Genome Resources
The honey bee genome, sequenced and assembled by Baylor College of Medicine with funding from the National Human Genome Research Institute, is complete and resources and publications have increased at a rapid rate.
Sequence, assembly, annotation and analysis generated by the Honey Bee Genome Sequencing Consortium has culminated in the release of the official publication for the honey bee genome, now available in the journal Nature.
The honey bee genome database, BeeBase, hosts Baylor assembly version 2, both as whole linkage groups and as individual scaffolds.
www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov /genome/guide/bee   (464 words)

  
 Bee - Bee.com
The role of a bee is to pollinate flowering plants, sometimes to make honey.
When a bee pollinates a flower, it carries various forms of pollen in pollen baskets on their legs or abdomen.
Bees tend to live in hives and fill various roles as drone, worker, or queen bee depending on gender and other factors.
www.bee.com /item/bee   (138 words)

  
 Scripps National Spelling Bee
You are currently viewing the online version of our official press kit, the 2008 Bee Week Guide.
The Quarterfinals air live on ESPN360.com May 29 from 2:00 to 5:30 p.m.
The Championship Finals air live on ABC May 30 between 8:00 and 10:00 p.m.
www.spellingbee.com   (55 words)

  
 City of Austin - Watershed Protection Dept: Bee Creek Watershed
Bee Creek watershed drains to the environmentally sensitive Edwards Aquifer Recharge Zone where water travels through caves and sinkholes to “recharge” the aquifer.
Waterfalls along Bee Creek are so beautiful that in 1975 one landowner would not allow anyone to take a picture for fear publicity would bring sightseers
Bee Creek has 15% impervious cover, which makes it fairly undeveloped compared to creeks the same distance from downtown Austin.
www.ci.austin.tx.us /watershed/bee_fs.htm   (248 words)

  
 Business - Melanie Sill is named The Bee's new top editor - sacbee.com
New Sacramento Bee Editor Melanie Sill, left, with Publisher Janis Heaphy, is introduced to her staff in The Bee's newsroom on Tuesday.
Looking forward, she said, The Bee needs to change rapidly in an era in which newspapers are struggling against competition from the Web and elsewhere.
She takes over The Bee as the paper, like most of its peers, struggles with declining circulation and advertising revenue.
www.sacbee.com /103/story/463203.html   (934 words)

  
 Bee Season (2005)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Saul is a very domineering husband and father, very self-centered, so is unable to see the problems that are dividing the family, or maybe he sees it and doesn't want to admit it.
When his daughter begins to win at spelling bees he thinks that somehow Eliza is linked with God and that is how she sees the word and can spell it correctly.
He begins teaching her like she was one of his students by using the thesis he wrote to become a professor.
www.imdb.com /title/tt0387059   (890 words)

  
 Bee Control Gallery - Bee and beehive removal   (Site not responding. Last check: )
We remove the bees, hives, and honey leaving no trace of the bees and we prevent future bees from moving in.
Absolutely no rights of distribution by sale or other transfer of ownership or by rental, lease or lending, preparation of derivative works, or reproduction, in whole or in part, is not granted.
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www.abolishpestcontrol.com /Bees.htm   (145 words)

  
 Bee Movie | Official Site
Synopsis: From creator Jerry Seinfeld comes "Bee Movie," a comedy that will change everything you thought you knew about bees.
Take a close look at the world through the eyes of one bee in particular - Barry B. Benson (Jerry Seinfeld).
When he shockingly discovers that anyone can purchase honey right off the grocery store shelf, he realizes that his true calling is to stop this injustice and set the world right by suing the human race for stealing the bees' precious honey.
www.beemovie.com   (230 words)

  
 Bee Boxing - Miniclip Games - Play Free Games
Use your swarm of bees to knock down the opposition hive.
Click here to open your default mail program and send Bee Boxing to your friends.
There are 3 different ways of posting Bee Boxing to your blog or website.
www.miniclip.com /games/bee-boxing/en   (210 words)

  
 Red Bee Media
Headquartered in the UK, we are growing quickly with offices across Europe, Asia and Australia.
Red Bee Media Adds Translation Skills through Acquisition of Titelbild
Red Bee Media Rebrands BBC Three Channel to unveil new identity
www.redbeemedia.com   (84 words)

  
 GeoBee Challenge - National Geographic
Each day we'll post ten questions from the National Geographic Bee.
Some of them are real stumpers, but it's okay if you miss a few—you can play as often as you like.
Find out how principals can register their school at www.nationalgeographic.com/geographicbee.
www.nationalgeographic.com /geobee   (150 words)

  
 Northern California local news and information from The Sacramento Bee - sacbee.com
Sacramento drivers getting gas they pay for at pump, Bee analysis finds
See how area eateries fared on their inspections.
Audio: Karen Joy Fowler speaks to the Bee Book Club
www.sacbee.com   (290 words)

  
 Bee Crafty Home
Welcome to Bee Crafty we hope you'll find what you need, have a browse through the Catalogue, new products are being added everyday (newest below), if there is something you need that you can't find please give us a buzz.
You can pay using our HSBC secure server or PAYPAL.
CREDIT CARD SECURITY: We use the HSBC secure server to gather your credit card details.
www.beecrafty.net   (113 words)

  
 107 The Bee: News
You can even download the free event brochure - also available at all Blackburn with Darwen Council venues.
And listen out for your daily Celebrate Blackburn Update on 107 The Bee.
Local News Local Sport Bee List Notice Board
www.thebee.co.uk   (143 words)

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