While bees serve many important roles and are close to being an endangered species, wasps are your typical worthless pests. So it helps to bee able to (puns are the bee’s knees) tell them apart so you know which insect to throw fundraisers for and which to hire a pest control company to mercilessly annihilate while you look on, munching popcorn and laughing maniacally. Here are the differences between bees and wasps: Bees tend to have fatter, more rounded bodies, while wasps are more … [Read more...] about Wasps or Bees? (Learn the Difference!)
Bees and Wasps Facts
Characteristics of Bees and Wasps Now that we're in the middle of summer, what better time than to brush up on your bees and wasps facts? After all, during this time of year, it's often hard to take a stroll outside without seeing at least one of them. Whether you're allergic to their venom and want to know more about them for your own protection, or are simply curious, it never hurts to be aware of a few facts and characteristics of bees and wasps. Bees and Wasps Facts: the bees Here are … [Read more...] about Characteristics of Bees and Wasps
Watch Out! These Colors Will Make Bees and Wasps Attack What difference does the color of your shirt make to an insect? Well, if you're talking about bees and wasps, what you wear could make the difference between being seen as a predator, being mistaken for a flower, or simply being ignored. Got your attention? We thought so. The truth is that, like many creatures in the animal kingdom, bees and wasps have more complex eyesight than we do. They see things differently and can often be … [Read more...] about Which Colors Attract Bees and Wasps?
Where You Can Find the Most NYC Wasps Spring brings all kinds of creepy crawlies out of the woodwork. Many of these, like cockroaches and crickets, will attempt to get inside your house. But what about those that don't creep or crawl, and have little interest in visiting the inside of your home? Bees and wasps fall into this category, and although they may not act like other insects, it's still important that you stay away from them. NYC Wasps. There are a number of bees and wasps facts that … [Read more...] about Where You Can Find the Most NYC Wasps
Bees-Wasps Facts Now that spring has arrived, you might have noticed that bees and wasps are buzzing around again. Bees are out pollinating flowers while wasps continue to look like they have a chip on their shoulders. At least, that's the way the general public often sees them. These are some Bees-Wasps Facts You Need to Know About. The real danger of these insects is the fact that they sting. Regardless of the type of bee or wasp you come in contact with, one of your immediate concerns is … [Read more...] about Bees-Wasps Facts You Need to Know About
Get Rid of Bees and Wasps If you need to get rid of bees and wasps around your home, you can try to remove them yourself. However, unless you know what you're doing, you can get hurt. If you cause them to swarm about you, you can be stung hundreds of times, which can be fatal. At the very least, you’ll be in serious agony and need emergency medical care. And you don’t have to be swarmed to have medical problems. While most people have only localized pain and swelling due to a single … [Read more...] about Get Rid of Bees and Wasps