KILLER HORNETS: Chinese Soldiers Use Flame Throwers to Get Rid of Deadly Insects

October 18, 2013 AT 12:02 PM
China has a growing problem with Asian giant hornets, insects that can grow over an inch and have stingers that cause paralysis and organ failure. The Chinese military has started using flame throwers to destroy the large nests high up in trees. More than 40 people have died after encountering the giant hornets.