The Ant Life Cycle

The ant life cycle has five stages… Nuptial flight (flying ants land and mate) Egg (small oval shaped eggs) Larva (grow in size as they are fed by adult ants – look like rice) Pupa (silk-like cocoon – ant body takes shape inside) Adult (ant) The whole process can take 8-10 weeks in warmer climates …

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What is this, a movie for ants?!

Another big victory for the ant kingdom this weekend! Top Ten Movies from over the weekend [source]… Ant-Man and the Wasp – $76,030,000 Incredibles 2 – $29,021,000 Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom – $28,585,000 The First Purge – $17,150,000 Sicario: Day of the Soldado – $7,300,000 Uncle Drew – $6,625,000 Ocean’s 8 – $5,285,000 Tag – …

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The Exploding Ant

Exploding Ant

Have you heard about the exploding ant?! This ant is so bad@ss, that when it’s threatened it will raise up it’s rear-end as a warning – THEN – if the warning is ignored, “the ant then chomps down on itself, flexing so hard that its abdomen bursts with yellow, sticky, toxic goo” . Scientists have actually …

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