What does it take to teach a bee to use tools? A little time, a good teacher and an enticing incentive. Read more here:

Credit: O.J. Loukola et al., Science (2017)


“Friend? Friend push ball? I push ball. I do good.”

Bees.  Smart enough to push a ball, not smart enough to not be fooled by a stick masquerading as a bee. 

maybe they know and they’re just being polite

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