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Honeybee researcher Jurgen Tautz holding honeycomb from an experimental honeybee (Apis mellifera) hive. Tautz heads a research group at the University of Wurzburg, Germany, which investigates honeybee behaviour, such as their communication and navigation. Honeybees are economically important as pollinators of many of the world's crops. Photographed in 2003.
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