Research conducted during the Endymion Mission
dr Aleksander Waśniowski
The experiment was conducted to analyze the behaviour of honeybee colonies in an enclosed space. The researchers set up two hives in two different environments - Habeetat-1 with access to open space and Habeetat-2 located in a sealed tent. The closed apiary was monitored in terms of temperature, humidity, weight.
To read more about the results see an article in Wired Journal