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Killer Bees of Africa

Natural World, 2011-2012 Episode 12 of 14

The queen African honeybee rules the savannah - even elephants panic at the buzzing of her hive. This film recreates the life of the queen and her colony as they fight to survive. Groundbreaking close-up photography shows a bee's-eye view of their world, from the queen murdering her sisters and fighting off giant invaders to eventually migrating across the savannah to the great Mount Kenya.

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59 minutes

Last on

Thu 12 Jan 2017 15:40
BBC Two Scotland


Role Contributor
ProducerVerity White
Series EditorSteve Greenwood
Executive ProducerChris Cole

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