lavender, honeybee brain, honeybees, pollen

Lavender and the Honeybee Brain

When one thinks about lavender, that person likely thinks of aromatherapy and the claim it can calm and modify moods. While we hear of it is a powerful, calmative scent for stress or anxiety, most haven’t thought about how it affects honeybees. According to Charles Claudianos, a professor of neurogenetics at Monash University, “What we’ve…