Wasps and bees can be mistaken for one another especially when you hear that buzz right beside your head and you panic! Not to worry, chances are that a bee or wasp is not out to sting you. And, if you can manage to stay calm, you may be able to tell if it’s a bee or wasp that is checking you out.
Take a look at the body: bees are hairy, while wasps usually have smooth and shiny skin. Bees are long and round, while wasps are long and cylindrical.
An estimated 50,000 honeybees were removed from a home in Kitchener, Ont., after homeowners noticed a swarm of the insects gathering along their guest room wall.