Maths explains how bees can stay airborne with such tiny wings</i>
- We first realised that bees seem to flout the laws of mathematics in the 1930s.
- Calculations showed that their wings could not provide enough lift to get their bodies off the ground,
- but that didn’t stop them.
- “The bee, of course, flies anyway because bees don’t care what humans think is impossible” says the narrator at the beginning of 2007’s "Bee Movie".
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