BBC Book of the Week – Buzz – all about bees!

This week the BBC’s Book of the Week is BUZZ: THE NATURE AND NECESSITY OF BEES by Dr Thor Hanson. The first episode was today and was fascinating, about how bees came about (from wasps, he speculates).


The BBC’s web page for Buzz is 


And more details of the book can be found on Dr Hanson’s website


One comment on “BBC Book of the Week – Buzz – all about bees!
  1. Gary Thomas says:

    Interestingly this book has been reviewed in this week’s Economist magazine (July 28th-Aug 3rd, pp65), where it describes the book as ‘….a book of popular science at its intelligent best.’

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