Head-Banging Bees

Harvard University   Published on Feb 3, 2016


While researching how bees native to Australia pollinate tomato plants, Harvard scientists stumbled onto a surprising find – to shake pollen out of the cone-shaped flowers, Australian blue-banded bees actually bang their heads against them at the headache-inducing rate of 350 times per second. (Banging Blue Banded Bee)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yV4FdnBfsjA