Schmidt! I've been stung!!
The fantastic infographic and data above by Michelle Enemark from Atlas Obscura has been sourced from an entomologist named Justin O. Schmidt.
Schmidt, referred to as "The king of stings" has been stung over 1000 times. He began collecting pain scale data from ants, bees, and wasps back in 1973. Since then he has rated over 70 species, including the infamous Bullet Ant.
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A founding style "growable" nest from Antz For All.
Ant Store, Europes, and arguably the Worlds largest manufacturer, has released a new range of acrylic nests called Antcube
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.
Ants Australia made a really big impact on the formicarium market with their Ytong Nests that they released earlier this year. Now they're introducing a new range of acrylic nests!
In an industry where innovation is sometimes difficult to come by, this Foundation Kit from AntKit is a sight for sore eyes.
Although we're a little late to the party, Ants Australia released their next video in their docu series titles, Wood Ants.
Today we are having a look at the range of honeycomb nests now being produced by Antworlds.
Here's a little formicarium from Brian Martell for an Australian ant keeper with a tighter budget.