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30 Hornets vs 30,000 Bees
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30 Hornets vs 30,000 Bees
A group of 30 Japanese hornets slaughter a European Honey Bee colony of 30,000.

While Japanese hornets are unstoppable to the local European bees, the Japanese bees are fully capable of defending themselves. Click here to watch a colony of bees lure and execute a scouting wasp.

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Posted by nova on December 28, 2006
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Comments

Posted by bonematrix on March 22, 2007 at 7:55 pm
Amazing powers of the insect world.
Posted by Charliebad on July 31, 2007 at 11:44 am
I believe the only way the bees can kill a hornet is by smothering it with hundreds of themselves then vibrating so fast they 'cook' the hornet in the center. Hornet's are well hard!
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