Feb 7, 2018
A new study finds some ant species make use of powerful antimicrobial agents – while other ant species produce none at all.
May 9, 2017
Adrian Smith of the Department of Biological Sciences describes his fascinating new research on developmental stages of trap-jaw ants.
Feb 3, 2016
A new study led by an NC State researcher finds important variations among chemical signals used to distinguish queens in different insect species.
Dec 1, 2015
An NC State biologist finds that trap-jaw ants leap forward as well as backward to escape threats.