How Would You Live Then? What if a hundred rose-breasted grosbeaks flew in circles around your head? What ifthe mockingbird came into the house with you and became your advisor? What ifthe bees filled your walls with honey and all you needed to do was ask them and they would fillthe bowl? What if the brook slid downhill just past your […]
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For many of us, the memories of college and high school chemistry caused headaches and glazed-over eyes. However, with a few critical vocabulary words and a logical presentation, we can appreciate one of nature’s most accomplished chemists – the bees. Honey is composed of at least 181 components. Its unique taste is a result of complex chemical […]
The Jewish calendar traditionally has four different days dedicated to the new year, each with a different purpose.
“Ask the bees what the Druids knew” Old English adage Historically, there are many cultural beliefs that surround bees. Some are true; some are mythological. It is well-known in current observations of “bee-havior,” that bees hate the odor of cattle and horses. Indeed, bees find most human’s scent to be offensive. Yet, there are stories told […]