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Japanese giant hornet attacking a hive. Photo courtesy Stephen Wheeler.

Are Japanese ‘murder hornets’ invading North America?

“The Japanese giant hornet warns you it will attack by grinding its jaws together.”

Why are they called ‘murder hornets’?

How Japanese beekeepers fend of giant hornets

“Managing an Asian hornet attack with sticky pads.” Image courtesy Stephen Wheeler.



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