Ants Survive for Years in Nuclear Weapons Bunker without Food

Since 2012, as part of a campaign to count overwintering bats, scientists have examined an old nuclear weapons bunker in Poland. In the summer of 2013, they made another discovery: a population of wood ants (Formica polyctena) was living down there in conditions that made it extremely difficult to survive. The ants had little or […]

Source: Entomology Today

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