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Why Do Bees Make Hexagons In Their Hives?

Episode 1 | 1m | Video has closed captioning.

Other shapes wouldn't work quite as well, but the hexagon is just right for bee hives. Have a science question of your own? Send it along to Dr. Universe at!

Aired: 09/07/18

Rating: NR

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