Wasps

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It’s August, and you’re about to enjoy a lovely picnic in the sunshine with your friends. But then, a vexatious buzz signals the arrival of a tiny gatecrasher, who, after terrifying the weaker members of the group, makes a beeline for your iced tea. But why do wasps suddenly appear in greater numbers in late summer, persistently preying upon our sugary snacks? Well, it’s all to do with how adult wasps feed and how their colonies change throughout the year.

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