Amazing ant colonies

WebEcoist had a story about natural architectural marvels, and I discovered this video of an ant colony therein. It’s simply amazing. They pour a massive amount of cement down the hole, wait for it to harden, then excavate it. Trust me when I say this will blow your mind. These ants have even created a ventilation system that uses natural composting processes to cycle air through the colony.

January 8, 2009 • Tags: , , • Posted in: Interesting Stuff

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