Paper wasps make rainbow nests!

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Did you know if you give paper wasps multicolored construction paper, they will make rainbow-colored nests instead of the usual gray?   A biology student did just this, and the results are colorful!

Almost makes me want wasps around so they can decorate my porch with rainbow colored nests. ¬†Well…almost.

Here’s the whole article with all the pictures. Enjoy.

When Given Colored Construction Paper, Wasps Build Rainbow Colored Nests