Cosmic Tortoise

(Mostly) Rational exploration of ideas, science, technology, philosophy, society; musical performances; the sensible and the nonsensical; everything between and beyond.

CTP #004 - Royce Richards (The Hive Mind)

June 30th, 2017

Royce is a beekeeper and good friend of mine. We go really deep into bees, honey making and everything to do with beehives and chat a bit about fermented foods and goats.

I think this converstaion would be a useful introduction for anyone seriously thinking about getting involved in beekeeping.


Egyptian Mummy "curse" pathogens:

Vice Documentary on Psychedelic Honey:

"The Art of Fermentation" by Sandor Ellix Katz :

Vortex Fountain


Recorded in Christchurch, New Zealand
Theme song by Cosmic Tortoise



 Enjoying the bakers yeast Mead