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Crazy ants learn to neutralize fire ants' deadly venom

In what researchers at the University of Texas believe is the first example of its kind, crazy ants have found a way to detoxify fire ants' venom.

By Feb. 13, 2014

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Invasion of crazy ants that dine on your iPhone

America is, scientists say, under an invasion of a new ant species -- Nylanderia fulva -- that has a true taste for gadgets of all kinds.

By Jun. 10, 2013

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Invasive crazy ants have a taste for technology

Tawny crazy ants, which have an attraction to nesting in electronics, are displacing fire ants in parts of the United States.

By May. 20, 2013

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Beijing auto show features everything from @Ants to Urus

The huge growth in the Chinese automotive market means Auto China 2012 in Beijing takes its place among the world's most important international auto shows.

By Apr. 24, 2012

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Eepy Birds rock Maker Faire, fire ants attack

If there's one thing people love, it's watching the Eepy Birds guys put on their Diet Coke and Mentos fountain show.

By Oct. 20, 2007

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Big Brother really is watching you (It's your IT manager)

In a fascinating survey, IT managers reveal some of the dubious activities they view being perpetrated by employees on work computers. These cause the IT managers extra stress and work (as well as, no doubt, the occasional fascination).

By Apr. 16, 2014

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Swarm: The first MMOG for Google Glass

The first massively multiplayer online game for Google Glass, based on the hive behavior of ants, sees you performing tasks to help your colony succeed.

By Aug. 12, 2013

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An ant farm for root vegetables

The Root Vue Farm may take its cue from an ant farm, but it provides for a different type of resident.

By Aug. 30, 2011

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Robot construction crew works autonomously, is kind of adorable

Inspired by termite behavior, engineers and scientists at Harvard have developed a team of robots that can build without supervision.

By Feb. 15, 2014

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IBM sells its x86 server business to Lenovo for $2.3 billion

An expected deal to sell off its Intel-based servers to the Chinese electronics company has arrived, reflecting the shifting realities of the market for powerful networked machines.

By Jan. 23, 2014