Crazy Ants and Electricity


American actor James Arness (1923 - 2011) protects actress Joan Weldon from a giant mutant killer ant in a scene from the film 'Them!' Photo by Warner Bros./Getty Images

Do crazy ants crave electronics? Do they feast on that sweet, sweet juice? In this episode of Stuff to Blow Your Mind, Robert Lamb and Joe McCormick dispel some myths and explore the science of this particular insect invader.

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Topics in this Podcast: biology, technology