Insects on Urinals

Listen to this article: Some time during the Victorian era, honey bees began appearing painted onto the tops of urinals. Why honey bees? Likely because of a pun from the insect’s Latin family name “apis“. Honey bees are not the only insect to be featured on urinals, and it can be quite common in the modern era.

The Greater Honeyguide

Listen to this article: Mutualism is a form of symbiosis where two species assist each other in achieving greater benefits. Humans are in a constant state of mutualism with gut flora; without which we could not digest anything. We are also in a mutual relationship with larger animals such as dogs and other domesticated animals. A […]