The Queen is Gone — But The Honey Goes On!

You will be relieved to know that Queen Elizabeth II’s bees have been informed of her passing.

This is important, because tradition has it that if the bees are not informed of their master’s death, they will stop producing honey. More important, they would stop pollinating the plants, and half of our food comes from their work. One Medium correspondent tells me that she even keeps hives on…

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Barry Gander

Barry Gander

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A Canadian from Connecticut, so two strikes against me! I love history and science, & I am a top political, technology, history and economic writer on MEDIUM.