Originally posted by speculativeoptimist
What an idea, and what a surprising result! I figured there would be tunnels and open areas, but the complexity and function here are really marvelous. Someone should consider including this type of idea in some experimental architecture or city planning. How old is was that anthill?
specedit on 23-4-2011 by speculativeoptimist because: (no reason given)
Originally posted by jude11
reply to post by sugarcookie1
I hate bugs but scientists doing this killed billions of ants and destroyed a wonder that most likely took years to build, in order to satisfy their curiosity.
Doesn't seem right. IMO
Originally posted by kro32
I agree about the killing of the ant's however. That part is just showing the human cruelty that happens for the advancement of science.edit on 23-4-2011 by kro32 because: (no reason given)
Originally posted by Taupin Desciple
Great find, thank you.
Now only if we could get a human collective in this day and age to do something just as positive, we might be able to save ourselves.
Ants can do this but we can't ? And we say we're evolved.
Originally posted by OneLife
Lol hey guys, I got a joke for you. OK you ready? We humans are the bestest race on this Earth and only we are capable of great things, we are Superior to all insec.. Wait a minute.
Originally posted by Flying Sorcerer
S&F for sure! This is truly awesome!
For those interested here is the full documentary
edit on 23/4/11 by Flying Sorcerer because: to enter the correct video code as I am retarded