The Flight of the Bumblebee

The Flight of the Bumblebee

Ever watch a bumblebee fly? Tiny wings carry their relatively large bodies from flower to flower. According to folklore, bumblebees aren’t supposed to be able to fly. Someone somewhere did a few simple calculations and determined that it is impossible for a bumblebee to remain airborne according to the laws of aerodynamics. Tell that to the bumblebee. [Tweet “The world might say you can’t, but God has the final say. @CandeeFick”] Nowadays, more sophisticated analysis