Fire Ants Build Sinking ‘Eiffel Towers’ from Their Own Bodies – Live Science


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Fire Ants Build Sinking ‘Eiffel Towers’ from Their Own Bodies
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Fire ants can build miniature look-alikes of the Eiffel Tower from their own bodies, and the insects perpetually rebuild the structures to save them from collapsing, a new study finds. The insects crawl up and down these structures in a phenomenon that …
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