Their mini office towers (aka “apiaries”) are located on the 3rd floor Green Roof over the spring and summer each year. Keep an eye out for them buzzing around in our bee-friendly flower gardens.
A bees wings beat 190 times a second, or 11,400 times a minute
Honey is the only food that contains “pinocembrin” which is an antioxidant that improves brain function
Worker bees, who are all female, are the only ones that will attack, and only if they feel threatened
Honey Bees never sleep
Honey Bees have been around for more than 30 million years
One Honey Bee will only produce about 1/12 of a teaspoon of honey in its life