Myrmecos

Picked Clean

Via GTDA comes this mesmerizing time lapse video demonstrating the efficiency of ant recruitment:

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4gZNTW1cSsE]

Comments

  1. #1 kevin z
    June 23, 2008

    That was amazing! Score another one for the spineless! Remind me to never lay down passed out and drunk near an ant nest…

  2. #2 Jim Lemire
    June 23, 2008

    very cool indeed…but where do they take and what do they do with the bones?

  3. #3 Ted C. MacRae
    June 25, 2008

    That’s insane! I like the way the skull starts moving around at the end.

  4. #4 Ant
    June 27, 2008

    How about building a gecko (reversed): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5-iPq0RAbKo ?

  5. #5 Anonymous
    July 5, 2008

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