Getting The Springtime Buzz On Bees

John Ascher, research scientist, invertebrate zoology, American Museum of Natural History, New York, N.Y.

Julie Mustard, assistant research professor, School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, Tempe, Az.

Gregory Sutton, postdoctoral research assistant, School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, England

With warmer weather (hopefully) just around the corner, what can we expect this spring from some of nature's most important pollinators? Plus, new research on the electric fields in flowers and the effect of caffeine on honeybees offers fascinating glimpses into bee behavior.

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