Monday, June 9, 2014

Fact of the Day: King Bee

Until the 17th century, the queen bee of a bee-hive was known as the king bee. A Dutch scientist named Jan Swammerdam discovered that the "king bee" had ovaries. 

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  1. Yeah yeah, always assuming it's the men that have a say...

    -Kati

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  2. To Bee, or not to Bee, that's the question

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  3. And there you have it... The way it should BEE

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  4. What did the sushi say to the bee? Wassabee! Why did the bee get married? Because he found his honey. What's a bee's favourite part of a relationship? The honeymoon period. What do you call a bee that can't stop eating? Chub-bee!


    I could do this for hours, haha

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  5. But what if the male bee actually has ovaries? Oh, wait.

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  6. Jan must of had very good eyesight.

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  7. hahhaa...this is crazy.....

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