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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

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RT @TheWendyAllen: Thanks to @DaveGoulson at the @The_SGD #SGDConference for raising awareness of how some #WildflowerTurf is grown on… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

@LucyRTyne @SurreyVet We DO know that levels of both compounds in rivers often far exceed safe limits, and that thi… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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