Honeybees do the wave
Giant honeybees make waves when predators come close
By Susan Gaidos, 00:00 AM September 23, 2008
Bee researcher Gerald Kastberger stands next to a giant honeybee nest.
When a buzzing hornet comes near, most people want to run away as quickly as possible. But if the hornet targets your home, you will need to find a way to shoo it away.
Fortunately, hornets generally don’t target people’s homes. In southern Asia, however, a type of big hornet does frequently attack giant honeybees while they are clustered around their homes.
Scientists have discovered how this cleve...
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