What's the Waggle Dance? And Why Do Honeybees Do It?

Honeybees search high and wide for the best flowers. And when they find them, they go back to the hive and "tell" the other bees how to get there. (2:49)

Tags

Latest Videos

Preview thumbnail for video'Watch a Male Seahorse Give Birth to Hundreds of Babies
Watch a Male Seahorse Give Birth to Hundreds of Babies (1:49)
Preview thumbnail for video'Why Elk Calves Are Undetectable to Yellowstone's Wolves
Why Elk Calves Are Undetectable to Yellowstone's Wolves (2:59)
Preview thumbnail for video'This Wild Pig Has Fangs That Can Pierce Its Own Skull
This Wild Pig Has Fangs That Can Pierce Its Own Skull (2:07)
Preview thumbnail for video'A Great White Can Go Through 20,000 Teeth in Its Lifetime
A Great White Can Go Through 20,000 Teeth in Its Lifetime (3:47)
Preview thumbnail for video'Ask Smithsonian: Why Do We Kiss?
Ask Smithsonian: Why Do We Kiss? (1:11)
Preview thumbnail for video'The Extraordinary Life Cycle of a Hornet Colony
The Extraordinary Life Cycle of a Hornet Colony (3:06)
Preview thumbnail for video'Here's How the Strongest Insect on the Planet Fights
Here's How the Strongest Insect on the Planet Fights (1:46)
Preview thumbnail for video'Why the Assassin Bug More Than Lives Up to Its Name
Why the Assassin Bug More Than Lives Up to Its Name (2:31)
Preview thumbnail for video'This Terrifying Worm Snatches Fish From the Ocean Floor
This Terrifying Worm Snatches Fish From the Ocean Floor (3:18)