How Ants Take Care of Their Farms

[Intro] When humans first domesticated plants about 12,000 years ago, gotta say, it was a pretty big deal. But it was not a first! Hundreds of ant species — along with some termites and beetles — have been farming for tens of millions of years. Ants practice two forms of farming: some species farm fungi, […]

How Trees Secretly Talk to Each Other in the Forest | Decoder

Ouch! What do you think you’re doing? The idea of talking trees has been capturing the human imagination for generations. Did you say something? My bark is worse than my bite. Okay, so maybe they don’t talk to us, but it turns out, trees can “talk” to each other. The trees are speaking to each […]