Bee Sisters. Bee Peers. Bee Teammates.

Posted by Richard Joseph Strachan “My dad has bees.Today I went to his house and he showed me all of the honey he had gotten from the hives. He took the lid off of a 5 gallon bucket full of honey and on top of the honey there were 3 little bees, struggling. They were […]

Nature is talking to you, are you listening?

by Richard Joseph Strachan, Pharmacist at Rite Aid (company) (2021–present) “Drink water from the spring where horses drink. The horse will never drink bad water. Lay your bed where the cat sleeps. Eat the fruit that has been touched by a worm. Boldly pick the mushroom on which the insects sit. Plant the tree where […]

Did You Know? (2 Jan)

Eastern gray squirrels can recall the locations of the several thousand food caches they make each year, but thankfully, they forget a few before they get back to them. Squirrels burying nuts is one of the main sources of tree propagation in the eastern part of North America.

Why Animals Don’t Get Lost

Birds do it. Bees do it. Learning about the astounding navigational feats of wild creatures can teach us a lot about where we’re going. One of the most amazing things I have ever witnessed involved an otherwise unprepossessing house cat named Billy. This was some years ago, shortly after I had moved into a little […]

Clickbait: Australian news conference interrupted by a Huntsman spider. 

Large spider interrupts Australian official’s news conference By Ben Hooper Dec. 17 (UPI) — A health official in Queensland, Australia, had her COVID-19 news conference interrupted by a large huntsman spider. Queensland Health Minister Yvette D’Ath was conducting an outdoor news conference to discuss the need for businesses to comply with recent vaccination policies when someone point out […]