The direction of sunbeams

"The keeping of bees is like the direction of sunbeams" - Henry David Thoreau. Did you know that Australia has over 2,000 native bee species?  They range in size from the 24 mm great carpenter bees (Xylocopa species) to the miniscule 2 mm Quasihesma, the world’s tiniest bee. As an ecologist who primarily studies relatively [...]