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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Gene Robinson, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Caption: University of Illinois entomology and neuroscience professor and Institute for Genomic Biology director Gene Robinson and his colleagues found that some honey bees are more adventurous than others. These bees are more likely than their sisters to scout for new food sources and nest sites.

Credit: L. Brian Stauffer

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