Beautiful Bees

These stunning images prove there is more to bees than meets the eye – in a kaleidoscope of colours which spectacularly show off their hidden differences. The pictures, taken by the U.S. Geological Survey’s Bee Inventory and Monitoring program, show that bees’ colours range from blue to green, that some have no stripes and that their shapes range from large bumblebees to those as small as a grain of rice.

 These stunning images prove there is more to bees than meets the eye - in a kaleidoscope of colours which spectacularly show off their hidden differences. The pictures, taken by the U.S. Geological Survey's Bee Inventory and Monitoring program, show that bees' colours range from blue to green, that some have no stripes and that their shapes range from large bumblebees to those as small as a grain of rice.

 These stunning images prove there is more to bees than meets the eye - in a kaleidoscope of colours which spectacularly show off their hidden differences. The pictures, taken by the U.S. Geological Survey's Bee Inventory and Monitoring program, show that bees' colours range from blue to green, that some have no stripes and that their shapes range from large bumblebees to those as small as a grain of rice.

 These stunning images prove there is more to bees than meets the eye - in a kaleidoscope of colours which spectacularly show off their hidden differences. The pictures, taken by the U.S. Geological Survey's Bee Inventory and Monitoring program, show that bees' colours range from blue to green, that some have no stripes and that their shapes range from large bumblebees to those as small as a grain of rice.

 These stunning images prove there is more to bees than meets the eye - in a kaleidoscope of colours which spectacularly show off their hidden differences. The pictures, taken by the U.S. Geological Survey's Bee Inventory and Monitoring program, show that bees' colours range from blue to green, that some have no stripes and that their shapes range from large bumblebees to those as small as a grain of rice.