Why Are Bee Suits White? (Bee Suits Can Be Other Colors!)
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Why Are Bee Suits White? (Bee Suits Can Be Other Colors!)

Bee suits are white because honey bees are reputed to dislike dark colors as a defense mechanism against predators such as bears, raccoons, and skunks. Equally important, white absorb less heat from the summer sun than darker colors, making whites suits more comfortable for the beekeeper than a darker suit.

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