I’m inspired by the honeybee, flight, nature, agriculture and computing. What can a group of smart guys do with this same inspiration? At his lab at the University of Pennsylvania, Vijay Kumar and his team have created autonomous aerial robots inspired by honeybees. Their latest breakthrough: Precision Farming, in which swarms of robots map, reconstruct and analyze every plant and piece of fruit in an […]
Musings on Beekeeping is one of my favorite bee blogs. Tom, a Honduran/American beekeeper has a unique perspective on: tropical beekeeping working with Africanized bees top bar hives mentoring beekeepers in Jamaica moderates the BeeSource.com tbh forum. He doesn’t post often. But when he does, it’s always an interesting and informative read. Ever seen a tree like this one? Wow! Check it out!
New research indicates that the basic premises for small cell beekeeping are in error. Brood foundation hasn’t been enlarged. And historical cell size measurements methods haven’t confused this issue. This confirms what I’ve written about A.I. Roots observations. -bwguy