waggle dance


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waggle dance

the behaviour pattern by which bees convey information on the location of pollen supplies.
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Onlooker bees choose the food source depending on the waggle dance of employed foragers.
Employed bee phase: In this phase, each food source was improved by waggle dance of corresponding employed bee by using following equation:
Researchers hypothesized that bees would convey this danger signal by doing a waggle dance - behavior that directs other bees to a food source based on the position of the sun.
Waggle Dance OUR bees and beer, a fine romance, it makes me want, to waggle dance.
Its members clustered near the eponymous tree like honeybees doing the waggle dance, offering one another tips on how to locate the best "nectar": a difficult object from one of the lists.
ZigBee (named after the waggle dance of honey bees) is the technical specification of a set of high-level protocols that follow the IEEE 802.
samantha | |Minkova, from Kirkby, dances with the Liverpool Samba School; and, above, the Waggle Dance at Tate Liverpool Pictures: ANDREW TEEBAY
ZigBee, named after the waggle dance of honey bees upon return to the beehive, is based on IEEE 802.
One well-known behavior is the waggle dance, a figure-eight dance with which bees communicate the location of food.
Bees are known to use vibrations to communicate with each other in their hives and scientists have already been able to decode a particular behaviour known as a waggle dance, which the bees use to tell others about the location of good food sources.
Honeybees' waggle dance communicates the location of food in relation to what object?