August 14 - 20 , 2019

Gulf Weekly Whisperer

It seems the honey bee story has made an impression on a devoted GulfWeekly reader and friend who shared this interesting fact with the whisperer in picture form:

It’s also worth noting that the honey bee works day and night and takes shifts sleeping inside the hive. Their sleep patterns change as they grow up. Younger bees sleep a lot less than the older bees. The older foraging bees that collect pollen and bring it back to the hive have more of a regular sleeping pattern.

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