Bees evolved from wasps, probably when their carnivorous sources of protein dried up.
One of the coolest things I learnt about bees is that some have little "pollen baskets" on their legs. A hollowed out section, surrounded by stiff hairs, this is where they carry pollen back to their nest.
The poster printed on 100% recycled unbleached paper
Here is a photo of a bee enjoying a nectar drink from a borage flower in my garden. Check out her giant pollen baskets!
Watercolour on paper
This was such a fun job. The Australian Mensa Magazine has just begun to include a section for their child and teen members. I had lots of fun drawing curious kids doing interesting things.
Where did all the elements come from colouring page and non-fiction article