A solitary bee drinks the tears from a yellow-spotted river turtle in Yasuní national park, Ecuador. The endangered yellow-spotted river turtle cannot easily brush them away while the solitary bee needs the sodium. The unusual interaction isbelieved to be the first time seen between these two animals.
A bee is covered with pollen as it sits on a blade of grass in Klosterneuburg, Austria. The European commission announced this week that it would impose a temporary ban on three of the world’s most widely used pesticides because of fears they harm bees