SCIENTISTS tracking the flight of the bumblebee have been astonished by the power of the insects' tiny brains.
What does FOTB stand for?
FOTB stands for Flight of the Bumblebee (song)
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- Slang/chat, popular culture
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We have 10 other meanings of FOTB in our Acronym Attic
- Fall Of The Bastille (band)
- Fall off the Bone (dining)
- Father of the Baby
- Father of The Bride (movie)
- Fecal Occult Blood Test
- Fiber Optic Termination Box (various companies)
- Finger on the Button
- First Off the Bench (basketball)
- Flash on the Beach (Flash Developers Conference, Brighton, UK)
- Flash on the Beach (UK Conference; Adobe Flash)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Melbourne, Oct 19 (ANI): A violinist in England has smashed the record for the fastest performance of Flight of the Bumblebee.
A CD containing 13 short works performed by American and European orchestras is included (An American in Paris by George Gershwin; Billy the Kid by Aaron Copland; The Flight of the Bumblebee by Rinsky-Korsakov and others).
Melodies include Bolera, Take Five, Schindler's List, Penny Lane and Flight of the Bumblebee.
His programme will include Sinfonia to Cantata 'Wir danken dir, Gott' BWV29 (J S Bach/Dupr ), Praeludium in D minor BuxWV140 (Buxtehude ), Feux Follets and Toccata (Pices de Fantasie Bk 2 op 53) by Vierne, Tanz-Toccata (Heiller), Nimrod, Enigma Variations (Elgar), Prelude and Fugue in B op 7 no 1 (Dupr ) and The Flight of the Bumblebee (Tsar Saltane) by Rimsky-Korsakov/Scott.
A piece like Flight of the Bumblebee, 2002, came across as strongly illusionist, with slowed-down and blown-up footage of the flying insect projected on the ceiling, which seemed to open up directly onto the sky.