Secret of the Plant-Killing Ants ... and More!

Secret of the Plant-Killing Ants ... and More!

by Ana Maria Rodriguez, Ana María Rodríguez
     
 

Journey with scientists as they use X-rays to see what happens inside tiny insects when they breathe. Discover how ants smell one another's jobs using chemical "business cards." Travel to Panama, where British scientists spend hot and humid summers studying army ants. Find out how these carnivorous ants create high-speed trails to bring "fast food" to the colony!  See more details below

Overview

Journey with scientists as they use X-rays to see what happens inside tiny insects when they breathe. Discover how ants smell one another's jobs using chemical "business cards." Travel to Panama, where British scientists spend hot and humid summers studying army ants. Find out how these carnivorous ants create high-speed trails to bring "fast food" to the colony!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780766029538
Publisher:
Enslow Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date:
10/01/2008
Series:
Animal Secrets Revealed! Series
Pages:
48
Product dimensions:
6.60(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range:
10 - 14 Years

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