Research: Bees raising offspring age, die faster than childless peers

04/18/2013 | ScienceMag.org

Forager bees that don't first feed offspring can live nearly 10 weeks without signs of aging, compared with those that nurture offspring and die two weeks after becoming foragers, according to a study published in the Journal of Experimental Biology. Researchers found higher levels of an "age pigment" called lipofuscin in foragers that lived shorter lives.

View Full Article in:

ScienceMag.org

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Instructional Specialist
Community Training and Assistance Center
Richmond, VA
Senior Associate, School Turnaround
Community Training and Assistance Center
Richmond, VA
Quantitative Researcher
American Institutes for Research
Washington, DC
K-12 Teachers Needed at Int’l Schools
The International Educator
Multiple Locations
Deputy Director for Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment
Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA)
Sobe