Bees Have Mad Math Skills
Need to figure out the quickest route to a destination? Skip the GPS and ask a bee. Turns out bees are really good at math
, especially when it comes to solving the “traveling salesman problem
,” which involves computing the shortest distance between two locations. These are calculations that can take a computer days to complete. So if you’re worried that your math skills aren’t sufficient to make you an “A” student, maybe you’ll succeed as a bee student!
Impressed with bees and their wicked cool navi-math skills? A great way to show it is by letting our little black-and-yellow buddies keep their honey—here’s why.
Just keepin’ it real,