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!
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.
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.
Cream Of Tartar Will Do Wonders For Your Health and Home!
Keeps ants away In addition to all its other qualities, cream of tartar’s make up repels insects in general, and ants in particular. To keep ants out of your house, all you have to do is sprinkle a little tartar powder near where they come in from.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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...
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.
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’.
The Blindfolded Swordsman - Intense!
Among the things he does to wow the audience, is slicing a pineapple in two with a huge sword whilst it is on top of Ant McPartlin's head! The Blindfolded Swordsman - Intense!
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.
Pangolin: If an Anteater and an Artichoke Had a Child
The scales are leaf-shaped and interlock over each other and serve a huge function in keeping the pangolin safe from predators or from termite and ant bites.
What a Fantastically Creative Musical Performance!
Here they create a special performance, all shot in one take, combining the classic 'Ode to Joy' by Ludwig van Beethoven with the Dave Matthews Band song 'Ants Marching'. The result is a performance and musical glee you won't soon forget!