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Ants Use The Internet?

Contrary to popular belief, Al Gore did not create the internet– Ants may have thousands of years ago. New research from Stanford University suggests that Harvester Ants use their own type of internet, or “anternet,” for decision making inside the nest. These ant colonies are able to determine how many foragers need to be sent out by using a protocol system that is similar to the one IT professionals use to find out how much bandwidth is accessible on the internet. Harvester Ant Evolution It has long been thought by scientists that there may be some connection between ant behavior and computer science. Biologist Deborah Gordon and computer scientist Balaji… Read More

Zombie Ants – Friday the 13th Special

Just when you thought it was safe to sleep at night… When little fire ants bite’s only meant a painful welt… We bring you a pest control story worthy of Forbes, Times, and the Wall Street Journal… Could it be evidence of  living dead are being found at less then centimeter high? Fungus that eats on brains is stirring… From the deep dark Brazilian Rainforest… We bring you… The Zombie Ant in… THE PEST CONTROL HORROR! So I am not sure if I should laugh, cry, or applaud. It is true that everyone these days wants to be sensational, yes even us dole boring pest control guys that run the… Read More