Mirror turtle ant is the first known ant species to practice visual mimicry to live off the fruits of another ant species.
A chunk of amber preserves the exact moment, 50 million years ago, when a mite attached itself to an ant's head and began to feast. Continue reading →
Six new species of blood-sucking Dracula ant has been discovered in Madagascar.
Resourceful ants know what to do during a flood: They build a raft and stick the queen right in the middle of it. Continue reading →
When falling from forested canopy, these ants can zip themselves out of a free fall and back into the safety of the treetops.