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Desert Ants

February 28th, 2009 · No Comments

Desert Ants Smell Their Way Home
ScienceDaily (Feb. 28, 2009) — Humans lost in the desert are well known for going around in circles, prompting scientists to ask how desert creatures find their way around without landmarks for guidance. Now new research shows that Desert Ants input both local smells and visual cues into their navigation systems to guide them home.

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