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Popular science articles

I have written a number of books and many scientific articles on insects, with a particular focus on our wild bees. These include:


A Sting in the Tale (Excerpts of A Sting in the Tale by Dave Goulson, read by Tim McKinnery)


A Buzz in the Meadow


Bee Quest

Bee Quest


Other articles:

British Wildlife Magazine
Xerces Society "Wings" Magazine
Environmental Science Magazine
New Scientist



Professor of #Biology, specializing in #bumblebees. Author of: A Sting in the Tale; A Buzz in the Meadow; Bee Quest; The Garden Jungle. Youtube: https://t.co/fEGSoXoj0f

Really interesting thread, highlighting the dangers associated with 'inert' ingredients in pesticide formulations (… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

RT @MeganShersby: More exciting post this week!! Deliveries of new books: The Brilliant Abyss by @helenscales, and Gardening for Bu… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

@AlexCarter001 Using a neurotoxic pesticide that we know damages the environment (not just bees) and persists for y… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

@felicitywoolf @gardencoursesco Looks like a honeybee to me :)

@DrVESimpson @BumblebeeTrust Looks like a buff-tailed to me :)

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