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Rosti 

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Warm log fires, a good book. Anticipate April 2010. There are a few threads about book recommendations on the go. But what about a 'did you know' to tempt a prospective reader and share knowledge. Can we keep this going all winter?

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Did you know that when flying rapidy bees turn off their colour sight to apply more brain power to concentrate on navigation (shapes and location). When they arrive at the forrage location they turn it on again. Source: The buzz about bees; Tautz (Chap 4)
 
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