Sweat bees or harmless flies?

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(August 19, 2015)- Whether you're outside on the football field or working in the garden, you may have noticed sweat bees. But, are they really what you are seeing?

According to Tom Turpin, Entomologist from Purdue University, what you are really seeing are Drone flies that mimic the bees. These are harmless flies that are attracted to the sweat on your skin, but will not sting you.

To learn more about sweat bees, watch this week's segment of Angela Answers, sponsored by American Senior Communities.