Item Details

Bees [electronic resource]

Scorpion TV
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
What can we learn from the humble honeybee? A lot more than you might expect! This episode explains how bees are helping scientists get closer to understanding genetic links to obesity and diabetes and even unlocking some of the mysteries of the human mind. Also covered is the role people play in ensuring that bees will continue to be around to help pollinate the planet and propel us all into new areas of scientific discovery.
Release Date
2012
Run Time
22 min.
Language
English
Rating
6 & up
Notes
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on April 25, 2013.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Series
Ever Wondered? (Series 2)
Ever Wondered?
Series Statement
Ever Wondered? Series 2
Contents
  • Life of Bees (2:37)
  • Bees in Trouble (4:29)
  • Bees and Genes (3:01)
  • Bee Brain Research (4:52)
  • Bees and Post-Surgical Recovery (4:16)
  • Light Therapy (1:45)
  • Credits: Bees: Ever Wondered? (Series 2) (0:31)
Published
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2013], c2012.
Publisher no.
  • 53248s Films Media Group
  • 53255 Films Media Group
Access Restriction
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Description
1 streaming video file (22 min.) : sd., col.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
Technical Details
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