Poem sequence by Sean Borodale centring on bees and the hive. With the voice of Bellatrix.
As bee populations fall, Sheila Dillon asks if salvation may be found in city streets.
Kathy Willis examines new insights into plants as regulators of our planet.
Beekeeper and classicist Martha Kearney explores the importance of honey in antiquity.
Ruth Sanderson visits a bee farm in Northamptonshire to see the honey being harvested.
How honeybees and their keepers travel vast distances pollinating America's crops.
Paul Evans asks if enough is being done to conserve honeybees.
Syrian bee expert Dr Ryad Alsous on how he's teaching fellow refugees to be beekeepers.
Entomologist Erica McAlister explores the world of insects and their superpowers.
Sheila Dillon takes a look behind the scenes of the honey industry.
What do human beings and honeybees have in common? More than you would think.
Sheila Dillon visits the 2009 National Honey Show in Weybridge.