From a sweet scent of honey to the pungent smell of a skunk, bees can detect a range of odors. But what scents do they find the most pungent? Scientists have been investigating this with surprising results.
As delicate pollinators, bees rely on their sense of smell to find the nectar they need for honey – but pungent perfumes could be distracting them from their task. Scientists are exploring the effects these scents have on bees, and what it could mean for our environment.