• Honey queen bees emit a pheromone when they are dying that smells like a stranger bee, so all of the colony workers kill her.
  • The honeybee has to travel an average of 43,000 miles to collect enough nectar to make a pound of honey!.
  • A bee can fly up to 60 miles in order to gather food every day.
  • Each year there are as many as 100 people that die from bee and wasp stings each year.