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How do wasps decide who is Queen?

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In the fascinating world of wasps, it’s puzzling how a single queen determines which female workers will become queens themselves. Recent research suggests there is an intricate process involving special care from their chosen monarch and even secretions of hormones that cause certain development changes to enable them to ascend into new roles as regal rulers! It’s quite astounding how mysterious yet astonishingly complex this method really is.

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