In this video NASA associate International Space Station program scientist,Tara Ruttley, tells Josh Bylerly, also of NASA, about the Ants in Space experiment.
Nothing like Costa Rica for incredible ants. The National Biodiversity Institute (INBio) of Costa Rica has some short videos of the local fauna, including ants.
Here are two examples:
The captions says: "Hymenoptera Formicidae Hormigas de los cornizuelos Pseudomyrmex."
What do you think?
Great pun at the end 🙂
Have you seen this yet? They have taken an entire leafcutter ant colony and placed it into a very large, very cool ant farm.
Planet Ant - Life Inside The Colony by the BBC. Enjoy!