- The British bee actually died out in the Second World War. All native bees to Britain now were actually imported from else where.
- Only the Honey bee will die when it stings you. No other type of bee will, and its actually more common for wasps to die than bees.
- Colony Collapse Disorder (CCD) is a recently-observed (in 2006) phenomenon in which worker bees from a colony or hive abruptly disappear, and the colony dies.
Saturday, April 26
I don't really know how big a part the Bees will play in tonights episode, but here are some Bee facts for you for no apparent reason.