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Why We Should Listen to Bees

Top of Mind with Julie Rose
  • Oct 11, 2018 11:00 pm
  • 20:12

(Originally aired June 7, 2018) Guest: Mark Winston, PhD, Professor and Senior Fellow, Simon Fraser University's Center for Dialogue, Professor of Biological Sciences If you encountered a buzzing swarm of bees, your first reaction might be to back away slowly. But poet Renée Sarojini Saklikar (Sair-oh-jeenee Sack-lick-ar) and biologist Mark Winston make the case in their book for “listening to bees” more closely. Bees can teach us quite a bit about being better humans.