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Perhaps that should read: Do you have a good bee-suit and fancy an experiment ?

For a long time, beekeepers have known that certain smells: perfumed soap and similar, can have an effect upon bees - but such info has always been somewhat vague and anecdotal ...

Zoo-keepers have recently discovered that some branded perfumes have a very definite effect upon big cats:
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-norfolk-51301815
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-en...y-zoo-wants-perfume-donations-for-its-animals

And so - who knows ? - Calvin Klein may also have a definite effect upon honey-bees, although I suspect that if it does create a reaction, it'll be a hostile one. Still - what are a few stings in the pursuit of science ... ? :)

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And so - who knows ? - Calvin Klein may also have a definite effect upon honey-bees, although I suspect that if it does create a reaction, it'll be a hostile one. Still - what are a few stings in the pursuit of science ... ? :)

LJ
Very interesting- I noted that the first article noted:

"The experts there said the fragrance contains a pheromone called civetone derived from the scent glands of a cat-like mammal called the civet, which is often used in cologne."

Who knew cologne contained feline scent gland extract?
 
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