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Astounding video shows bumblebee pulling a string to get a treat

Bumblebees are social insects that can work together to solve more complex problems, finds a recently published study. A news release states that an international team of researchers found that "...bumblebees can figure out how to pull a string to get a sugar water reward." Additionally, they determined "...that watching this [behavior] helps other bees learn to do it too, and that this new skill continues to spread through a colony even after the original string-puller is gone.
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