06-16-2009, 05:46 PM
those hornets are probably the number one most dangerous insects in Japan.
Heres a few facts about them for those who are interested:
1. The venom they sting you with contains many different chemicals which do different things, One of them burns through human tissue.
2. Another chemical in the venom has an odor which will attract many other hornets to you.
3. It can fly 50 miles in a single day.
4. Like all hornets, they can sting you repeatedly.
5. 20-40 people in Japan die each year because of them.
So.. if you see one of these things... BE CAREFUL! they are one of the most deadly insects in the world.
Last edited by RKitagawa : 06-16-2009 at 05:51 PM.