Science and cookies: Researchers tap into citizen science to shed light on ant diversity
Scientists from North Carolina State University and the University of Florida have combined cookies, citizen science and robust research methods to track the diversity of ant species across the United States, ...
All together now: A lesson from Space Station 'ant-stronauts'
A recent study on the International Space Station brings to mind Aesop's fable of the Ant and the Grasshopper, and it is pretty amazing what we can learn from these industrious insects. The activities of ...
Survey debunks myth of 'flying ant day'
Warm weather this year and last has caused multiple flights of flying ants, often thought only to swarm once a year.
How do ants get around? Ultra-sensitive machines measure their every step
How do ants manage to move so nimbly whilst coordinating three pairs of legs and a behind that weighs up to 60% of their body mass? German scientists have recently developed a device that may reveal the answer.