Talk: What's All the Buzz About Bees?
Hive, the Museum’s 2017 Summer Block Party installation, has got our brains buzzing about bees. Compare the Hive installation to an actual observation hive (buzzing with live bees!) and investigate the design evolution of modern man-made beehives with beekeepers at George Washington University Undergraduate Honeybee Research Lab. Explore the challenges, as well as some surprising advantages, of urban beekeeping and efforts to protect and encourage native bees and pollinators.