The Future of Food: Why We Need Urban Bee Geeks

Jocelyn Crocker speaks at Smithsonian magazine's 2015 Future Is Here Festival (22:20)

Jocelyn Crocker (BSc, MEd) is an instructor with the department of Biological Sciences Technology at the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT) in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Prior to taking a beekeeping certification course in January 2014, Jocelyn knew almost nothing about bees except that she liked to eat their vomit on toast for breakfast. Nowadays, Jocelyn regularly gets buzzed in her backyard apiary with her husband and young children.
Tags

Latest Videos

Preview thumbnail for video'What Makes This Canadian Train So Special?
What Makes This Canadian Train So Special? (2:09)
Preview thumbnail for video'How Japanese High-Speed Trains Handle Earthquakes
How Japanese High-Speed Trains Handle Earthquakes (2:36)
Preview thumbnail for video'How Do You Dock a Ship Into a Port That's 200 Feet Short?
How Do You Dock a Ship Into a Port That's 200 Feet Short? (3:56)
Preview thumbnail for video'A Cruise Ship Chef Hunts for Big Fish. Will He Succeed?
A Cruise Ship Chef Hunts for Big Fish. Will He Succeed? (3:09)
Preview thumbnail for video'This Train Hauls Fish Up a Mountain for a Living
This Train Hauls Fish Up a Mountain for a Living (3:26)
Preview thumbnail for video'The Daring Stunt That Put Bungee Jumping on the Map
The Daring Stunt That Put Bungee Jumping on the Map (2:52)
Preview thumbnail for video'This Prototype for a Robotic Flipper Was Inspired by Sea Lions
This Prototype for a Robotic Flipper Was Inspired by Sea Lions (3:51)
Preview thumbnail for video'Teen Inventor Alexis Lewis on Youth and the Innovative Spirit
Teen Inventor Alexis Lewis on Youth and the Innovative Spirit (4:38)
Preview thumbnail for video'This Bionic Suit May Be the Future of Prosthetics
This Bionic Suit May Be the Future of Prosthetics (4:35)