Educated Earth // Videos - Life On Earth - Acid Shooting Ants
User:
Pass:
Remember Me
Forgot Pass Register

Our educational work is entirely supported by people like you. Your donations directly add new exhibits and new features to the website, and even helps us open the Prehistoria Natural History Center!




eXTReMe Tracker

Videos / Life On Earth / Acid Shooting Ants







Acid Shooting Ants
Loading the player...

Acid Shooting Ants
Southern Wood Ants (formica rufa) build large mounds for their colonies and shoot formic acid to defend them.

Click here for more information.

  • Currently 2.82/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Rating: 2.8 / 5 (537 votes)
Posted by nova on September 17, 2010
Hits: 25510

More Videos

Changing Face Illusion
Changing Face Illusion
Type: Biology & Medicine
The Fight or Flight Response
The Fight or Flight Response
Type: Biology & Medicine
How Fluorescent Tubes Are Made
How Fluorescent Tubes Are Made
Type: Tech & Gadgets
Carbon Dioxide Can Behave Like Acid
Carbon Dioxide Can Behave Like Acid
Type: Physics & Chemistry
A New Era In Exoplanet Science
A New Era In Exoplanet Science
Type: Astronomy
Oxytocin - The Molecule Of Morality
Oxytocin - The Molecule Of Morality
Type: Biology & Medicine
What Is A Space Elevator?
What Is A Space Elevator?
Type: Astronomy
Microsoft Surface Demo
Microsoft Surface Demo
Type: Tech & Gadgets
Envisat - Earth Observation
Envisat - Earth Observation
Type: Astronomy
JAXA Launches Venus Climate Orbiter
JAXA Launches Venus Climate Orbiter
Type: Astronomy
The History of Bell Helicopter
The History of Bell Helicopter
Type: Tech & Gadgets
Linking All the Photos on the Web
Linking All the Photos on the Web
Type: Tech & Gadgets
Robot With Neurologically-Based Control
Robot With Neurologically-Based Control
Type: Tech & Gadgets
How Do Toilets Work In Space?
How Do Toilets Work In Space?
Type: Astronomy
Orangutan Befriends Dog
Orangutan Befriends Dog
Type: Life On Earth

Comments

Posted by nova on September 17, 2010 at 1:05 pm
A great documentary on ants can be found at:

http://www.educatedearth.net/video.php?id=3227
User: Pass: Remember Me

To comment on this item, please login or register.


Warning: Unknown: Your script possibly relies on a session side-effect which existed until PHP 4.2.3. Please be advised that the session extension does not consider global variables as a source of data, unless register_globals is enabled. You can disable this functionality and this warning by setting session.bug_compat_42 or session.bug_compat_warn to off, respectively in Unknown on line 0