Friday, February 18, 2011
Flower Petal Pretty (Solitary Bee Nests)
"Scientists have recently discovered a rare, solitary type of bee that makes tiny little nests by plastering together flower petals. Each nest is a multicolored, textured little cocoon - a papier-mache husk surrounding a single egg, and protecting it while it metamorphoses into an adult."
Cool, huh? Read the whole NPR article here.