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A land-speed record for ants set in Saharan dunes

Footage of a Saharan silver ant (Cataglyphis bombycina) running, at 44x slow motion.

A Saharan silver ant’s pace seems leisurely — but only because the footage has been slowed by a factor of 44. Credit: Sarah Pfeffer

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Nature 574, 457 (2019)

doi: https://doi.org/10.1038/d41586-019-03124-z

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