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.