Did you know . . .

  • After mating, queen ants lose their wings and never fly again.
  • Ants are able communicate with each other about danger and directions to food.
  • Ants cannot chew their food. They move their jaws sidewards, like a scissor, to extract the juices from the food.
  • When excited or disturbed, the acrobat ant workers run about with their abdomens held high above their heads.