Exploring the hexagon in design and engineering, using the honey bee as a model.
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The honey bee uses the most efficient structure for holding weight and material. The wax honeycombs created by the bees undergo several changes throughout their existence. Serving as a home to newborns, a repository for nectar, and a pantry for honey, the hexagons provide the perfect shape for the needs of the honey bees. How does design imitate nature? Explore this collection to find out more.