Zombie ants controlled by fungi

Would have beena great fiction story...if it was fiction
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Zombie ants controlled by fungi

Post by Talia » Thu Aug 19, 2010 5:28 am

http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2010/ ... ant-fungus

Today tiny insects, tommorow THE WORLD.

I, for one, welcome our new fungi overlords.

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Re: Zombie ants controlled by fungi

Post by strawman » Thu Aug 19, 2010 12:56 pm

I've got one of those. It probably thinks my big toe is an ant. Fprtunately, I don't understand ant language, so I just ignore what are probably it's commands to eat more vegetables, climb trees, and vote for Hope.

Evolve, little fungus. One day...
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Re: Zombie ants controlled by fungi

Post by Chivalrybean » Sat Aug 21, 2010 2:02 am

Video of this: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XuKjBIBBAL8" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

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