Educated Earth // Videos - Life On Earth - Ant Mill - Army Ant Death Spirals
User:
Pass:
Remember Me
Forgot Pass Register

Our educational work is entirely supported by people like you. Your donations directly add new exhibits and new features to the website, and even helps us open the Prehistoria Natural History Center!




eXTReMe Tracker

Videos / Life On Earth / Ant Mill - Army Ant Death Spirals







Ant Mill - Army Ant Death Spirals
Loading the player...

Ant Mill - Army Ant Death Spirals
Ant mills are a phenomenon that afflicts army ant species. Being relatively blind, army ants are heavily dependent on pheromones for navigation. When cut off from the colony, they can get caught in a loop.


  • Currently 2.86/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Rating: 2.9 / 5 (884 votes)
Posted by spock on May 26, 2011
Hits: 4907

More Videos

The Development Of Words
The Development Of Words
Type: Biology & Medicine
Lemurs Get High On Hallucinogenic Millipedes
Lemurs Get High On Hallucinogenic Millipedes
Type: Life On Earth
Canadian Space Technology: Microflow
Canadian Space Technology: Microflow
Type: Making A Difference
NASA Detects Asteroid Collision
NASA Detects Asteroid Collision
Type: Astronomy
World's Largest Hovercraft
World's Largest Hovercraft
Type: Tech & Gadgets
FLYPMODE - Next Gen Humvee Prototype
FLYPMODE - Next Gen Humvee Prototype
Type: Tech & Gadgets
Vertical Farming Takes Root
Vertical Farming Takes Root
Type: Tech & Gadgets
UFOs and Arguing From Ignorance
UFOs and Arguing From Ignorance
Type: Humanity
Colonizing The Moon
Colonizing The Moon
Type: Astronomy
3D Scanning: From Physical To Digital
3D Scanning: From Physical To Digital
Type: Tech & Gadgets
World's Fastest Electric Motorcycle
World's Fastest Electric Motorcycle
Type: Tech & Gadgets
Immortal Jellyfish Caught On Film
Immortal Jellyfish Caught On Film
Type: Life On Earth
50th Anniversary - Langley Research Center
50th Anniversary - Langley Research Center
Type: Tech & Gadgets
Working Together to Save the Saola
Working Together to Save the Saola
Type: Life On Earth
The NeoCube
The NeoCube
Type: Tech & Gadgets

Comments

There are no comments on this item.
User: Pass: Remember Me

To comment on this item, please login or register.


Warning: Unknown: Your script possibly relies on a session side-effect which existed until PHP 4.2.3. Please be advised that the session extension does not consider global variables as a source of data, unless register_globals is enabled. You can disable this functionality and this warning by setting session.bug_compat_42 or session.bug_compat_warn to off, respectively in Unknown on line 0