Gorongosa Park

Ants That Can't Walk

Clip: Episode 5 | 1m 23s

From Episode 5 | Battle Lines | Ant expert Leeanne Alonso digs into a tree's bark to look for ants. What she finds is a wonder of adaptive evolution: ants with legs too short to walk.

Aired: 10/06/15

Rating: TV-PG

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Explore Gorongosa National Park

Help your students explore conservation and ecology with resources that cover the park’s history as well as the amazing research happening there today. In this collection, you’ll find resources from park scientists, interactives, and excerpts from the series. Grades 4-13+

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