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Amazing Life of Ants By Andrey Pavlov
Offbeat  (tags: arts, interesting, off-beat, photos, ants, insects )

- 1707 days ago -
A beautiful life of ant shown in the form of macrophotographs by Russian photographer Andrey Pavlov.
This Is Why You Don't Tease Animals With Technology! VIDEO   video
Offbeat  (tags: frog, ipad, adroid phone, bugs, ants, funny, humor, animals, bizarre, humans, odd, off-beat, pets, unusual, wildlife )

- 1755 days ago -
I thought this video was kind of funny. I hate when people tease cats and animals with games on their ipads. Check out what happens when this guy teases a FROG with a game with bugs. Makes me chuckle. Don't tease the animals!
It's Ants Vs. Elephants, and Ants Are Winning
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- 2238 days ago -
Elephants, as you can imagine, have really hearty appetites. This is a problem in African savannas, where, in the battle of tree vs. elephant, the elephant usually wins. It uses its mighty trunk to rip off branches and demolish the tree.
Elephants Are Terrified Of Ants - VIDEO
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- 2245 days ago -
The legend is that a mouse can freak out elephants, but the truth is that their worst enemy is much smaller: ants. Elephants are scared of ants. That's what Jacob Goheen and Todd Palmer have discovered in Africa's sub-Saharian savannah.
Tree's Weapon Against Elephants? Ants!
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- 2245 days ago -
Ecologists have discovered the secret weapon used by certain acacia trees to defend themselves against ravenous elephants: ants.
Honeybees 'Buzz Off' Tramp Ants! Video!
Offbeat  (tags: environment, insects, bees, ants, habitat )

- 2604 days ago -
An attentive honeybee sends an ant flying (shown in real time, then in slow-motion). The ant is positioned below the bee and flies off to the right
Ants More Rational Than Humans
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- 2644 days ago -
In a study released online on July 22 in the journal Proceedings of the Royal Society: Biological Sciences, researchers at Arizona State University and Princeton University show that ants can accomplish a task more rationally than our - multimodal,
Super Ants on the March in National Trust Property
Offbeat  (tags: ants, colonies, environment, habitat, Britain )

- 2644 days ago -
A "super ant" that forms colonies a hundred times larger than native species and can cause blackouts by swarming around electric cables, has been recorded in Britain for the first time.
The Ant and the Policeman
Offbeat  (tags: ants, G20 protests, policemen, crowds, intelligence, violence )

- 2748 days ago -
The G20 protests show that ants, with their amazing collective intelligence, could teach our police a thing or two.
Researchers Trace the First Farming Ant
Offbeat  (tags: GoodNews, 2008, Ants, DNA )

- 3137 days ago -
WASHINGTON - Ants took up farming some 50 million years ago, according to researchers who traced the ancestry of farmer ants. An analysis of the DNA of farmer ants traced them back to an original ancestor -- a sort of adam ant

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