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... what tools they use?
Honey-bees construct wax combs inside their nests. The combs are made of hexagonal prisms – cells – built back to back, and are used to store honey, nectar, and pollen, and to provide a nursery for bee larvae. The combs are natural engineering marvels, using the least possible amount of wax to provide the greatest amount of storage space, with the greatest possible structural stability.Now the question is how they could do it?Any solid idea?what tools they use?!
... I read another science article (from Science Daily I think) ...
It is a very cool thing. The idea of bees using their own limbs for measurement sounds kind of silly, but I read another science article (from Science Daily I think) that said ants measure distance to things by the number of foot steps it takes to get there, like we would pace off a lot. They proved it by making ant's legs artificially longer or shorter (ouch) and the ants over shot or under shot their destination. Anyway, counting may not be the higher brain skill we assume it is. Or ants have more complicated brains than we think, depending on how you look at it.