Bees Went Completely Silent During Last Year’s Total Solar Eclipse

https://e360.yale.edu/digest/bees-went-completely-silent-during-last-years-total-solar-eclipse

As a strip of darkness fell across the continental United States during last year’s total solar eclipse, bees in the path of the rare celestial event went abruptly and completely silent for several minutes. The sudden halt in buzzing was caught by tiny microphones set up by more than 400 students, teachers, and volunteers in the path of the total eclipse as part of a massive citizen science experiment.

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Original Title: Bees Went Completely Silent During Last Year’s Total Solar Eclipse
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