Sunday Special. Not poi. not staff, but
Bees fighting – Hold on for the surprise ending as to how the little bees fight back against the big hornets!!
Then tell me, how the hell did that evolve??
National Geographic News 2005 Number 1 video clip:
Bees Battle “Hornets From Hell”
“A small but highly efficient killing machine lurks in the mountains of Japan—the Japanese giant hornet. The voracious predator pumps out a dose of venom with an enzyme so strong it can dissolve human tissue. Just a handful of these hornets can kill 30,000 European honeybees within hours. Watch an attack of giant hornets on a beehive, and learn the surprising secret that Japanese honeybees use in their defense.”
Here’s the rest of the Nat Geog top 10: