All Aboard SS Fire Ant

CC Image from Wikipedia

CC Image from Wikipedia

By: Zia Y.

Have you ever wondered what bugs and other small critters do when it rains or floods? Ants actually created rafts, out of their bodies. They hook their legs and mouths together to form a living, floating boat. They can be a square inch, containing 200 ants, or up to the size of a garbage bin lid for large colonies. This is definitely a ship I would not want to sail. (Read more…)

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