May 8, 2019

Wasps are smarter than we thought, new study shows

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Summer is approaching in the northern hemisphere, heralding the return of that great scourge of al fresco diners everywhere: the wasp.

Now, a new study out of the University of Michigan reveals that the striped critters aren’t just pesky — they’re smart.

The research found that wasps can use a form of logical reasoning to infer unknown relationships from known relationships, according to a press release.

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