To make a tall tower or a floating raft, fire ants follow the same set of rules. Read more: http://ow.ly/FpmC30dOL8Z

CREDITS
Story: Sarah Zielinski

Production: Mike Denison

Video:
Candler Hobbs
David L. Hu

Music: “Buddy Guy” by Podington Bear (CC BY-NC 3.0)
License – https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/
Source –
http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Podington_Bear/Upbeat/BuddyGuy

Citation:
S. Phonekeo et al. Fire ants perpetually rebuild sinking towers. R. Soc. Open Sci. Published online July 12, 2017. doi:10.1098/rsos.170475

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