Dung Beetles Use the Milky Way to Navigate. How Cool is that!
Star light, star bright: A species of South African dung beetle has been shown to use the Milky Way to navigate, making it the only known animal that turns to the galactic spray of stars across the night sky for direction. Click Here for article.
Posted January 30, 2013
Bumblebees navigate new turf without a map
Bumblebees are anything but bumbling: The insects quickly figure out the optimal route for visiting five far-flung flowers, a computational task that even human brains find challenging. Click Here for article.