Despite their immensely complex thoroughfares, ants never have traffic jams. How do they do it?
Termite colonies are fascinating microcosms of social order (that will eat you out of house and home).
Humans aren't the only creatures to exploit the anti-fungal properties of some bacteria.
You might be surprised by just how alike the world's homeliest rodent species is to many colony-building insect species.
Has your house ever been under an ant invasion? Learn more on a Moment of Science.
Scientists have found zombie ants in the Brazilian rainforests.
For a plant, nectar is something like a political campaign contribution. "The Mystery of the Fern's Nectar" on this Moment of Science.
An unusual partnership is happening on the African plain. The whistling-thorn acacia tree is using ants to defend against elephant attacks.
We've all heard rumors that cockroaches can survive, well, anything. But, could they survive nuclear war?
Learn how acacias, ants and elephants work together to survive.