10 Facts About Bees
01 Bees are the only insects that produce edible substances.
02 A bee’s buzzing comes from its wings that beat at least 200 times a second.
03 Bees do not have kneecaps, but they have jointed legs.
04 Honey bees are Maine’s official insect.
05 The average American can consume 1.30 pounds of honey yearly.
06 Honey from bees 25% sweeter than regular sugar.
07 Bees can fly for 15 miles per hour.
08 Bees have followed the same honey-making process for 150 million years.
09 Pure honey from bees could be preserved for a long time.
10 Honey is considered alternative medicine.