Ants Are Totally Remarkable Creatures, and Here's Why
Ants are so common that most of us see them every day. But there is a reason why ants are so widespread, and that is because the ant species is an amazingly intelligent one.
Ants vs Full Grown Crab - Unbelievable!
Brilliant clip from BBC show Ant Attack shows incredible footage of ants battling a huge, armored crab. Who will be the winner of this Davids vs. Goliath? Ants vs Full Grown Crab - Unbelievable!
Documentary: Take a Glimpse at the Fantastic World of Ants!
Ants have been on this planet since the Cretaceous Period, thriving for 100 million years before they got their chance to ruin your picnic. They not only survived the asteroid that wiped out the dinosaurs; they spread to conquer pretty much all of the worlds, except Antarctica.
Why the Army Ant is the Most Terrifying Animal in Nature
The army ants aren’t the largest ants in the world, and they don’t even have permanent nests like other ants do, so what makes them so terrifying?
It's Time to Get Rid of That Ant Problem Once and for All
Ants are pesky, troublesome creatures when it comes to keeping your house clean.
8 Natural And Safe Ways to Keep Ants Away From Your House
Ants crawling around your house can be a real annoyance, isn’t it? After all, they mess up your food, damage your furniture, and can even harm your skin. We all want to keep our houses pest-free, but the chemical pesticides in stores can be too toxic and harmful; especially if you have children.
Do You Have What it Takes to Solve This Riddle? Find Out!
The good news is that your experimental robo-ants are a success. The bad news is that you accidentally gave them the ability to shoot deadly lasers! And, to top it off, you cannot turn them off. So, what can you do to stop them from escaping their habitat before the lasers are activated?
Bringing the Micro To Life - Amazing!
The wood ant , for example, is a social creature, and acts as a slave for the blood-red ant Formica sanguinea. Holding steady: The wood or heathland ant holding a microchip in its toothed (serrated) mandibles.
Look Closely, Isn't It a Beautiful World?
An incredibly talented macro photographer, Miki Asai is one of a few people to follow ants around, exploring with them a miniature world of water drops, stones and flowers, most of it within her own garden.
Nine Deceptive Animals for Whom Every Day Is Halloween
The rare eight-legged ant Source: Thomas Shahan Several jumping spiders have developed a leaner build to be able to pass as ants. They will even mimic the movement patterns of ants and use their forelimbs to mimic antennae.
After This Video, You'll Never See the Universe the Same...
While an ant is tiny to us, a virus is tiny to an ant. Similarly, an atom is tiny when compared to a virus. The relativity of size also goes the other way, because there are many things in the universe, not to mention the universe itself, that are far, far larger than us.
5 Animals Who Impersonate Another Species for Their Gain
Nymphister kronaueri - a beetle that hitches a ride by attaching itself to ants Image source - Christoph von Beeren and Alexey K.
Been Bitten? Here's How You Can Identify What Bug Bit You!
Ants The majority of ants are harmless to humans, but the red fire ant can cause a lot of pain. Pustules will appear at the bite location, and these will later turn into scars.
Woah! Who Knew Baby Powder Was This Useful in the Garden?
Keep Ants at Bay Ants aren’t the worst pest that you can find in your garden, but every home gardener knows that the more tempting your landscaping, the more likely it is that these little insects will find their way through it and into your home. Thankfully, baby powder can help here!
How to Get Rid of 6 Common Pantry Pests
Ants Ants are probably the most widespread pest out there, and ant infestations are fast, ruthless, and sometimes impossible to take care of on your own. So, the moment you see one or two ants in your home, it's advisable to start acting immediately to prevent it from becoming a long-term problem.
6 Incredible Ancient Fossils Preserved In Amber
Mite and ant locked together in amber Image credit: Jason Dunlop/Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin About 44 to 49 million years ago, this ancient ant was locked with a parasite in tree resin in the Baltic region.
10 Fascinating Acts of Generous Animal Cooperation
Meat Ants Give Caterpillars the Royal Treatment Meat ants are known to control their territory incredibly well by fiercely patrolling the boundaries, which other meat ants wouldn't dare cross unless they want to be kicked out by their hind legs.
This Microscope Quiz Will Test Your Powers of Observation!
Bat Maggot Ant Spaghetti What could this be? It's an Ant butt A Mosquito's Mouth An Ant's Butt A Scorpion's Tail A Butterfly's Eye Try Looking a Little Closer... Share Result Oh dear! It seems that you aren't very good at analyzing images of things under a microscope...
The Most Phenomenal & Awe-Inspiring Photos of 2014
The word "grizzly" means "grizzled"; that is, golden and grey tips of the hair. imgur Guardian Weaver Ants, holding on to seeds Asian weaver ants are not shy about attacking intruders to their territories. The guard ants stand to attention and look around for something to bite.
These Newly Discovered Animals Are Incredible!
Pirate Ant ( Cardiocondyla pirata ) The dark-colored patches around these ants' eyes are what gave them their name. They were discovered by a team of German scientists while on a trip to the Philippines living under a rock.
13 Incredible & Intricate Homes of Animal Architects
Australian Weaver Ants Native to Central Africa and South-East Asia, the Weaver Ants use live leaves bound by silk they produce to make their nests. While smaller nests are made of a single leaf, some nests can reach sizes of half a meter, comprised of many leaves. Source: Ingo Arndt 8.
12 Misnomers That Have Been Fooling Us All Our Lives
Velvet Ants Image Credit: The Chive Though they look like large hairy ants, Velvet Ants are actually wasps. They have a slight constriction between the thorax and abdomen along with straight rather than elbowed antennae, which makes them just a little different from ants. 5.
These Bizarre Creations Show How Varied Nature Really Is
Panda ant The Panda Ant is not an actual ant, but a wingless wasp. They are also referred to as Velvet Ants thanks to the dense pile of hair on their carapace. If you see one, be careful – these little insects have a very painful sting. Source 16.
These 10 New Species Were Only Discovered in 2018!
Kronauer This tiny beetle, at only 1.5 millimeters long, lives alongside a species of nomadic army ant. Every couple of weeks, when the ant colony moves, so do the beetles. The beetle’s body is the same size, shape, and color as the ants’.