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Amazing Honey Bees

Honey bees are amazing creatures.  In-fact, with their honey you can make beer, wine and soap. You can also make candles out of bees wax.

Bees honey has provided nutritional benefits over generations.

There are more than 20,000 different kinds of bees in the entire world, such as honey bees and bumble bees.

There are at least 250 different kinds of bumble bees in the northern hemisphere.

The head of a bee bears various sensor organs. First, there are the antennas, which are usually composed of 13 segments in male bees, 12 segments in female bees.

The head also houses a brain. which consists of about a million nerve cells known as neurons, a nervous system that allows the brain to communicate with, and send messages to, the rest of the body.

Bee antennas carry thousands of sensor organs, some of which are designed to detect touch, some to