WTF Fun Fact – Ant Infrastructure Projects

New research shows ants manage large infrastructure projects without wasting any energy on coordination or communication between ants. Each ant works alone and solves problems by themselves. WTF Fun Facts

Source: https://phys.org/news/2019-01-ants-megaprojects.html

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  1. All ants have the same genome. Are equals. “All individuals are in the service of a queen (who is singularly assigned the reproductive duties of the colony). Hence, short of this one queen, everyone is “equal” in terms of say their sterile status (albeit individual ants might serve different roles and as such their responsibilities to the colony are indeed distinguishable).

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