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x x x ~ 'A week after their combs were capped, well fed larvae have started pupating into fully formed nymphs.  Twelve days after the beginning of this rest, a young bee is born.'

A week after their combs were capped, well fed larvae have started pupating into fully formed nymphs. Twelve days after the beginning of this rest, a young bee is born. Bless the bees, dear Lord.

Bee pollen transport

Flight is both a gift and a curse for the honey bee--during the summer, foraging bee's wings will wear out in a matter of weeks and the bee will die. One of the bees in this picture is laden will pollen, which will provide protein to the hive.