Ants


Exploding Ants Sacrifice Their Lives to Protect Colony

Exploding Ants Sacrifice Their Lives to Protect Colony

Recent Discovery of Exploding Ants of Borneo which Defy the Imagination. These newly discovered species of ant from Borneo, cal...

Apr 23 2018, 8:23am CDT

Ants Rescue Their Warriors by Licking Their Wounds

Ants Rescue Their Warriors by Licking Their Wounds

An Ant Species Caters to the Wounds of its Comrades....

Feb 14 2018, 9:34am CST

Study Reveals How a Parasite Fungus Turns Ants into Zombies

Study Reveals How Fungal Parasite Turns Ants into Zombies

3D visualization shows that zombie-ant fungus controls the muscles of ant's body, not the brain...

Nov 11 2017, 3:56pm CST

Ants Rescue Their Injured Comrades

Ants Rescue Their Injured Comrades

Researchers have found that ants show heroic behavior by helping out their injured comrades....

Apr 13 2017, 4:08am CDT

Ants use Sun, Memories To Find Home Again

Ants use Sun, Memories To Find Home Again

Ants, which are famed for their highly developed work ethic, use the sun and memories of their surroundings to find the way ho...

Jan 22 2017, 5:08pm CST

Ants Can Find Their Way Even When Going Backwards: Study

Ants Can Find Their Way Even When Going Backwards: Study

According to a new research study, ants can detect the way independent of their bodies’orientation. The research team did the r...

Jan 21 2017, 2:21am CST

Ants Farming Long Before Humans

Ants Started Farming Long Before Humans

Agriculture apparently is not a solely human invention. Several species of animals, specifically ants, employ methods of food f...

Nov 25 2016, 10:25am CST