Inside the hive

Behind bars, Georgia State Prison inmates become certified beekeepers Read here “They are so desperate to learn. They absolutely love this program. You know, there’s not a lot to do in prison, and you kind of have to make your own life.”Julia Mahood, long-time volunteer instructor at Arrendale


‘A library of dead things’

The first thing Bud Freeman does when he walks into his office on Monday morning is pull out a couple of tiny glass vials from his pocket, each filled with fireflies he caught in his backyard the night before. No longer flickering and fluttering, they now float in an alcohol solution. Freeman looks at them …