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Submission + - Mad Scientists prepare to release Super Soldier Ants on unsuspecting populace (azstarnet.com)

MiddleHitter writes: Scientists thought only certain ants of the genus Pheidole could produce these supersoldiers. Now, they are thinking any ant from the more than 1,100 Pheidole species can be turned into a supersoldier by reactivating a trait that has lain dormant for millions of years.

Read more: http://azstarnet.com/news/local/education/college/supersized-ants-offer-evolution-clue/article_9e2fba8d-9d8e-566b-97fd-e51c213ab565.html#ixzz1nhEic6wF

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