Battle of the Buzz

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  • Wild Chronicles heads to Japan, where a heated war between native and non-native honeybees and giant hornets is being fought to the death. Armed by evolution, which species can ensure its own survival?

  • Term Part of Speech Definition Encyclopedic Entry
    adaptation Noun

    a modification of an organism or its parts that makes it more fit for existence. An adaptation is passed from generation to generation.

    Encyclopedic Entry: adaptation
    bee Noun

    winged insect that is often able to sting.

    evolution Noun

    change in heritable traits of a population over time.

    honey Noun

    sweet substance produced by bees from pollen or nectar.

    hornet Noun

    large variety of wasp.

    introduced species Noun

    a species that does not naturally occur in an area. Also called alien, exotic, or non-native species.