Though small, the bee is mighty. Did you know there are "security guard" bees who protect the colony's young and food supply? Or that the bumblebee's wings move at 200 beats per minute? Check out 7 Amazing Bee Facts below for some more surprising info on these dancers, workers and citizens of the hive.
Buzzing for more? The Bee Book has the full story on the incredible – and incredibly important – bee. Fully illustrated with full-color photographs throughout, this beautiful guide also shows you step-by-step how to create a bee-friendly garden, get started in beekeeping, and harness the power of honey for well-being.