After a worker bee visits a flower, she brushes pollen gathered on her body down toward her hind legs and packs the pollen to form pollen pants | Instagram by @beesponsible
Apis mellifera flying back to its hive carrying pollen in a pollen basket.
See that long string of bees? They are: "Chaining" which is how they determine the best way to build a honeycomb.
honey bee boxes hand painted by heather isbell (little rock, arkansas)
Freed from the confines of a beekeeper's square frame and artificial wax foundation, bees naturally build combs in U-shaped panels.
bee loaded with pollen + blossom
Pollen galore! - https://www.facebook.com/beekeeping.photo