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Sunday Night Movie: Swimming Ants

From “Life in the Undergrowth“, perhaps the finest insect documentary ever made, a scene featuring Australia’s intertidal ants: A few years back I traveled through northern Queensland with myrmecologists Phil Ward and Gary Alpert. Having heard about the aquatic abilities of these ants, we searched for them in a mangrove forest just outside the Cairns…

Sunday Night Movie: Apis dorsata

From David Attenborough’s brilliant Life in the Undergrowth: [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vll_2xH_SQY] Incidentally, Ed Yong’s interview with Sir David is worth reading.