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Zebra57
1056206.  Sat Feb 15, 2014 5:12 am Reply with quote

Scientists have developed nanotechnology to mimic termites for industrial and medical uses.

 
ConorOberstIsGo
1056236.  Sat Feb 15, 2014 9:01 am Reply with quote

In a Discovery Channel documentary, an African tribe are plagued by termites and decide to introduce a species of ant to combat the problem and things go awry.

Or at least that would be the blurb for the show if it wasn't so clearly staged - at least to some degree. As far as I'm concerned the documentary-makers suggested the species knowing full well what would happen. If you can stomach that then the MTV-style editing will irritate you too for good measure.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s2XOhcXz_zs

 
charaa44
1277188.  Mon Mar 12, 2018 4:03 am Reply with quote

Try to fight something by adding a foreign species is a very bad idea. Just ask Australia. :) Nanotechnology termites sounds very interesting. I will try to look that article up. By the way if you are interested in nanotechnology, you should try <SPAM removed by QI Mod>. You can find a lot of very interesting info there.

 

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