Yvonne Carts-Powell

More about how bumblebees fly

In beautiful, Science, writing on April 2, 2013 at 11:17 am

It’s the flexible joint in the bee’s wings — which means the original fixed-wing calculation that “proved” bumblebees couldn’t fly was a very wrong assumption — that provides lift. See Video: Flexible Wings Give Bumblebees a Lift – ScienceNOW.

Or see just the video at: Bumblebee flight tests

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