The Remarkable Self-Organization of Ants
Ants have a habit of challenging our level of co-operation. This article discusses the self organisation of ants without the need for a leader.
David Hu and collaborators at the Georgia Institute of Technology have been observing fire ants and their remarkable co-operation to construct live ant bridges and towers to reach a common goal.
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In an unfortunate case of bad timing, a live TV interview in Australia has been interrupted by a mating swarm of ants during their nuptial flight.