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The Visible Hive - Scitech Discovery Centre

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by Slang (subscribe)
Graphic designer and cyclist who enjoys the world of words...
You'd bee crazy to miss this
Did you know that as well as the almighty Queen Bee, there are also worker and drone bees? And that all worker bees are female! I am woman hear me roar!

The Visible Hive has been designed in collaboration with CIBER to give unique insight in to the buzz-y lives of a hive of hard working bees. Using specialised valve systems and a long tunnel to the outside world, watch the bees fly out on their quest for pollinating plants and return to make it into liquid gold, otherwise known as honey.

Discover how honey is made, how bees communicate and reproduce, and what research is being done into their fascinating world.

This is an exhibit adults and children can appreciate.
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Why? It'll have you buzzing
Phone: 8 9215 0700
Where: Scitech: Sutherland Street West Perth
Cost: Cost is included in general ticket price (Adults $17, Children $11) and online ticketing is available
Your Comment
Honey - that is a topic that can be discussed with scones and tea? However, the bee is a very part of society...and what a great opportunity to see them in action!
by SocialHummingBird (score: 3|1194) 2140 days ago
And with the decline in the world's bee population, it's an extremely timely exhibition. Save the bees!!
by Slang (score: 1|68) 2139 days ago
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