The natural world is abuzz with beauty as flowers begin blooming
and bees begin …
You know the sound, right?
It stirs thoughts of lush gardens on warm summer afternoons …
But did you know that some bees’ vivacious vibrations are more than simply the beating of wings as they move from flower to flower?
Yup. When it comes to the big, beautiful bumble bee, “buzz” is the sound of pollination in progress.
This is yet another little bit of magic that happens right under our noses, and the Smithsonian Channel managed to capture some fabulous bee’s-eye footage of the bumble at work: