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Japanese Honey Bees Roast Hornets In Their "Oven"
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See Japanese honey bees swarm around the hive caring for their young: 00:09
Japanese giant hornets mark the hives of honey bees with pheromones so other hornets can find the prey later. 01:09
Japanese honey bees swarm onto their Japanese giant hornet predators and vibrate, creating an oven that cooks the hornet alive. 01:39
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