How fire ants manage to build ‘Eiffel Tower’-like structures using their own bodies – KERA News

How fire ants manage to build ‘Eiffel Tower’-like structures using their own bodies
KERA News
But have you ever seen a tower of fire ants? The swirling structure is formed when fire ants pile together in a shape resembling an upside-down tornado, or the Eiffel Tower. Ant researcher David Hu estimates that for humans, the equivalents of some ant …

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