Swarm behaviour, or swarming, is a collective behaviour exhibited by entities,
particularly ..... The behaviour of insects that live in colonies, such as ants, bees,
wasps and termites, has always b...
Jul 20, 2012 ... What causes ant swarms on the sidewalk? We ask a Cornell University professor.
Flying ants are mature ants that leave the colony in order to start a new one.
Learn more about flying ants and what it means when they swarm.
Feb 7, 2013 ... We have had a steady stream of various ants come in due to the ... I am also
curious as to why these ants all suddenly appeared in such ...
By Whitney Cranshaw, Colorado State University Cooperative Extension
specialist, entomology. Spectacular swarms of flying ants are a common summer
But if an ant or termite nest is close enough to a home, swarms may occur
indoors. ... the presence of swarming ants indoors should not be a cause for
Jul 15, 2015 ... Ants swarm together to take part in the nuptial flight ... What's with the sudden
swarm of flying ants in London! ... What causes 'flying ant day?'.
The presence of swarming winged ants inside buildings is an indication of an ant
nest indoors. ... Most are primarily a nuisance and cause little damage. Some ...
But a closer look reveals that the ants are engaged in battle. The second cause of
ant piles is that they have found a food source. The worker ants swarm onto ...
A single ant or bee isn't smart, but their colonies are. The study of swarm
intelligence is providing insights that can help humans manage complex systems
, from ...