WATCH: Animal Expert Lets Giant Hornet — Similar to ‘Murder Hornet’ — Sting Him on Video

On the heels of news that the Asian “murder hornet” has been discovered in the United States for the first time, videos of an animal expert allowing a similar hornet sting him are lighting up the internet. . .

Coyote Peterson — with his “Brave Wilderness” crew — had embarked on a mission a while back to experience the most painful stings in the world first hand. , ,

In 2018, Peterson & Co. traveled to Japan, captured a Japanese giant hornet, and then Peterson went to great lengths to let it sting him to demonstrate the effects on his body while video rolled. . .

Then he howled in agony. “Absolute searing pain,” he told his companions. Sprawled on the ground, he added that a wave of dizziness hit him. . .

In a follow-up “Brave Wilderness” video posted Tuesday, Peterson revisited the Japanese giant hornet sting in light of the “murder hornet” news that swept the globe over the weekend.

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