10 Crazy Facts You Never Knew About Ants

Sprayed Down

If you were to spray a living ant with the same chemical released by a dead ant, the entire colony would treat them as a deceased bug and take care of the body, despite being still alive.

Harvester Ants

Stanford researchers have discovered that protocols harvester ants will make use of while foraging for food are identical to those to control traffic. These researchers know it as the “anternet.”