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Everyone knows that bees are . There is even a in English that one can be "as busy as a bee". However, little is known about how bees play. Scientists have discovered one that bees could relax after a busy day making - they play with balls. The are from Queen Mary University of London. They did different on bees "playing" with different things. The insects particularly liked playing with , wooden balls. The researchers said the way bees played was a little like how play. Younger bees rolled more balls than older bees, while adult males spent longer playing with balls than females. The ball-rolling bees are the first known to "play".

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