Scientists working at the Laboratory of Apiculture & Social Insects have set up a research spin-off business.
Bee expert, Dr Mihail Garbuzov, has won the Royal Entomological Society’s Wallace Award for his PhD thesis about helping honey bees in urban areas.
Scientists have determined the best way of controlling Varroa mites – one of the threats facing honey bees – without harming the bees themselves.
Plants may be tricking bees into repeatedly visiting their flowers by exploiting their craving for caffeine, a new Sussex-led study has found.
The University’s involvement in a bee-friendly flower bed has contributed to national recognition for a central-Brighton park.
A University of Sussex-backed UNESCO Biosphere Reserve on the south coast celebrated its one-year anniversary last week. The Brighton & Lewes...
Gardeners could make their space 100 times more attractive to bees, says Mihail Garbuzov, a PhD researcher who graduates this morning (23 January).
Gardeners could make their space up to 100 times more attractive to bees, says Mihail Garbuzov, a PhD researcher who graduates on Friday (January 23).
A biology professor at Sussex has won an award for his “exceptional contribution to facilitating the use and understanding of ecology”.
Sussex researchers have found that stingless bees will engage in suicidal biting in order to defend their colony.