How do bees make honey?

Where the sweet stuff comes from, as well as the science of albinism and stretch marks...
07 June 2021
Presented by Chris Smith with Azania Mossaka, Talk Radio 702. 
Production by Chris Smith.

EUROPEAN-HONEY-BEE

 European honey bee (Apis mellifera) extracts nectar from an Aster flower using its proboscis. Tiny hairs covering the bee's body maintain a slight electrostatic charge, causing pollen from the flower's anthers to stick to the bee, allowing for...

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Why might it feel colder at daybreak compared with during the night? What's the best gap between doses for Covid-19 vaccines? What causes albinism and can albinos do anything to make their skin darker? What are stretch marks? And how do bees make honey? Join Dr Chris and Azania Mossaka for the answers...

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