Zoology professor has released rock album dedicated to BEES to help save them from extinction 

Mail Online | 8/30/2019 | Ian Randall For Mailonline
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A rock album about the strange world of bees has been recorded by a zoology professor in an effort to save the vital insects from extinction.

Each track explores a different aspect of bee psychology, biology or history — from the time NASA sent bees into space to the use of bees in commercial products.

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All of the funds raised from the sale of the 'Strange Flowers' album will be donated to the conservation charity Buglife which works to protects bees and other insects.

The band, Killer Queen Bees, is made up of zoologist Lars Chittka of the Queen Mary University of London and musicians Katie Green and Rob Alexander.

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Professor Chittka, who plays the electric guitar, is known for having previously taught bees to play football and to pull strings to receive food.

'Strange Flowers' will be the band's debut album — and aims to bring the strange world of bees to life, with lyrics exploring the biology, lives and psychology of bees.

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'Rather than just explaining "dry facts" in my scientific writings, it has long struck me that there is a lot of poetry in the world of bees, so I decided to package them in song lyrics,' said Professor Chittka.

'It was important for me not to write sentimental texts about quaint summer meadows and buzzing bees.'

Day - Someone - Studies - Psychology - Bees

'As I am learning every day, as someone who studies the psychology of bees, the world of pollinators and flowers is full of manipulation and trickery.'

On their website, Professor Chittka elaborates on this theme.

Activity - Honeybee - Queen - Sister - Queens

'The first activity of a honeybee queen, after it hatches from is pupae, is to find and attempt to kill all of her sister queens,' he wrote.

'Nowhere in the world are sex and death as tightly linked as in the honeybee drone, which dies immediately after copulation because its **** is ripped...
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