Fire Ants Walking the Tight Rope

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  • Published: 03 June 2017
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    Wow! This video shows how fire ants masterfully deal with getting food to its colony by crossing a long tight rope.
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Comments • 5 566

  • Yonex HD
    Yonex HD  Před 2 dny

    I dont think they dont fall down to the bottom

    • Thelma Cais
      Thelma Cais  Před 3 dny

      Thank you for all the advice

      • Thelma Cais
        Thelma Cais  Před 3 dny

        I got my first queen fire ant

        • ARONIOUS2
          ARONIOUS2  Před 6 dny

          Sitting on top of a telephone pole while zombies make their way there

          • Dorothy Isidro
            Dorothy Isidro  Před 8 dny

            🐛 🐜🐜🐜🐜🐜🐜🐜 ||||-------------------------------------------------

            • Magnificent-Jazz Michael
              Magnificent-Jazz Michael  Před 15 dny

              I see your teaching your ants 🐜 tricks now lol

              • *Theresia *
                *Theresia *  Před 21 dnem

                1:35 'i would never stick my bare hands in there' Another video: 'i stick my hand in the fire ant colony!'

                • Isabel Silver
                  Isabel Silver  Před 21 dnem

                  The cockroach was moving... is it still alive?

                  • Timber Creek_Stables
                    Timber Creek_Stables  Před 22 dny

                    Roses are red I have lots of ants Some made of fire That get me in my pants

                    • mick owen
                      mick owen  Před měsícem

                      OMG

                      • Ryan Nee
                        Ryan Nee  Před měsícem

                        golden nation

                        • ShiroKi •-•
                          ShiroKi •-•  Před měsícem

                          Are you not worried of the possibility of the ants falling to the floor of your room? XD Also, why am I watching ants at 3 in the morning XD It's interesting

                          • Wolfiepro1011
                            Wolfiepro1011  Před měsícem

                            My fat a$$ would fall

                            • Corocorp turbo
                              Corocorp turbo  Před měsícem

                              Pheidolle

                              • Henrik Rónai
                                Henrik Rónai  Před 2 měsíci

                                I wonder if it was worth it. I mean how many calories were burned and how many calories did they gain? We need a nutrition expert who knows how much calory a cockroach nymph has.

                                • Aikon17
                                  Aikon17  Před 2 měsíci

                                  what is that song that is playing at the 4:00 mark?

                                  • AsianXOptix
                                    AsianXOptix  Před 2 měsíci

                                    I guess you can say if your part of the AC Fam You can call yourself COOL Get it XDDD cause your an AC air conditioner XDDD

                                    • Marc OGPRO
                                      Marc OGPRO  Před 2 měsíci

                                      *Hello*

                                      • Valera Valik
                                        Valera Valik  Před 2 měsíci

                                        That music!!!

                                        • Evolved Dragon
                                          Evolved Dragon  Před 2 měsíci

                                          Our rarest ant (Puerto Rico) is Cempachys seini, This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Ooceraea biroi. What would be the common name?

                                          • Trexking Dinoboy
                                            Trexking Dinoboy  Před 2 měsíci

                                            The question answer is terminal velocity

                                            • Blue Bowser
                                              Blue Bowser  Před 2 měsíci

                                              **ant tries to climb down the stick** Ant: B A B Y P O W D A

                                              • Blue Bowser
                                                Blue Bowser  Před 2 měsíci

                                                *storks movie reference.. cOuGh*

                                                • benmagic100
                                                  benmagic100  Před 2 měsíci

                                                  The Black Panthers

                                                  • Kittenslover99
                                                    Kittenslover99  Před 2 měsíci

                                                    Ants are so interesting

                                                    • Aide N
                                                      Aide N  Před 2 měsíci

                                                      It could fall The cockroach

                                                      • Muhammad Musab
                                                        Muhammad Musab  Před 2 měsíci

                                                        The ants fallen would not die because of its light weight

                                                        • Muhammad Musab
                                                          Muhammad Musab  Před 2 měsíci

                                                          I wan to see the jaw breakers for tight rope

                                                          • TheRPGenius
                                                            TheRPGenius  Před 2 měsíci

                                                            What's the music that plays at the beginning?

                                                            • hangar gaming
                                                              hangar gaming  Před 3 měsíci

                                                              terminal V

                                                              • Rainbow Katie
                                                                Rainbow Katie  Před 3 měsíci

                                                                Is anyone else scared when the ants walk the tight rope? No just me? Ok i love your videos and th ants

                                                                • Ben Campbell
                                                                  Ben Campbell  Před 4 měsíci

                                                                  It won't take damage of falling because ants are light

                                                                  • Ernesto Sales
                                                                    Ernesto Sales  Před 4 měsíci

                                                                    I can cross the tight rope in philippine to the usa

                                                                    • Kevin Samuels
                                                                      Kevin Samuels  Před 4 měsíci

                                                                      I have never even thought about keeping ants until I accidentally came across one of your videos now I spend a lot of time watching some of your older videos as they are fascinating. This videos I thought was so good I had to link it to facebook (I hope you don't mind) to show others how great ants truly are.

                                                                      • ꧁Starlight Moon꧂
                                                                        ꧁Starlight Moon꧂  Před 5 měsíci

                                                                        The jawbreakers. I want to see how did the jawbreakers rip the cockroach 🐜.

                                                                        • miguel lascano
                                                                          miguel lascano  Před 5 měsíci

                                                                          would the other ants do the same thing?? there is only one way to find out..

                                                                          • T B
                                                                            T B  Před 5 měsíci

                                                                            Very crazy

                                                                            • Ken Christiansen
                                                                              Ken Christiansen  Před 5 měsíci

                                                                              Ok, odd question, I know that ants leave pheromones to indicate "I found food." How do the pheromones stick on the nylon wire? It is obvious that the pheromones do stick, I am just wondering how well.

                                                                              • Philip Lee
                                                                                Philip Lee  Před 5 měsíci

                                                                                I want to see the golden empire walk the tight rope

                                                                                • Tarjay Gamer
                                                                                  Tarjay Gamer  Před 5 měsíci

                                                                                  Terminal volosity

                                                                                  • 없는 사람손
                                                                                    없는 사람손  Před 6 měsíci

                                                                                    Wow! Fire nations should be a clown!

                                                                                    • Kingwhy 7300
                                                                                      Kingwhy 7300  Před 6 měsíci

                                                                                      Titans

                                                                                      • Intrakyt Dale
                                                                                        Intrakyt Dale  Před 6 měsíci

                                                                                        WOW!!!

                                                                                        • David Danso
                                                                                          David Danso  Před 7 měsíci

                                                                                          The golden Empire is probably like what is the Fire Nation doing now they always get the good stuff now there's suffering to get the good stuff one minute later they're like so they're working together better than us again how much more hours of torture seen working today and that's the fire ants I do not know what they call them and I'm talking about the humans are they really doing that again taking pieces of a Roach back and forth ME: I know how you feel 😝😝😝😝😝😝😎😎😎😎😎😢

                                                                                          • David Danso
                                                                                            David Danso  Před 7 měsíci

                                                                                            This is so interesting that I can watch this all day

                                                                                            • It's VeNm Gaming
                                                                                              It's VeNm Gaming  Před 7 měsíci

                                                                                              OMG REBBECA, YOU WILL NOT BELIEVE WHAT BRITNEY JUST SAID TO ME

                                                                                              • Jake He
                                                                                                Jake He  Před 8 měsíci

                                                                                                Oh you walked a tightrope? Well I did upside down!

                                                                                                • radhakishan rajput
                                                                                                  radhakishan rajput  Před 8 měsíci

                                                                                                  can you name the tower from where The Fire Nation got the cockroach nymph The Offering Tower?

                                                                                                  • Evan Chen
                                                                                                    Evan Chen  Před 8 měsíci

                                                                                                    terminel verlocity

                                                                                                    • Evan Chen
                                                                                                      Evan Chen  Před 8 měsíci

                                                                                                      so cool

                                                                                                      • Steven Chong - Creative Corner
                                                                                                        Steven Chong - Creative Corner  Před 8 měsíci

                                                                                                        Meh, the Bobbleheads on their bridge were more awesomer. None of this cutting it up BS XD

                                                                                                        • Quest_P
                                                                                                          Quest_P  Před 8 měsíci

                                                                                                          I am watching this video with an ant on my screen 😂

                                                                                                          • Neil Parnaby
                                                                                                            Neil Parnaby  Před 8 měsíci

                                                                                                            This is soooooo good, I want to get a ant colony too.

                                                                                                            • Bruce Banner
                                                                                                              Bruce Banner  Před 8 měsíci

                                                                                                              Tight rope. The final frontier. This is the voyage of the fire ant colony. To seek out new life and dead food. To boldly go where no ant has gone before.

                                                                                                              • Scott Clark
                                                                                                                Scott Clark  Před 8 měsíci

                                                                                                                Have the Golden Empire do this

                                                                                                                • Liftsky
                                                                                                                  Liftsky  Před 8 měsíci

                                                                                                                  4:00 Ant: *OH MY GOD A KNOT* AntsCanada: *Some ants seem to be much more interested in the nylon wire knot.* Me: *Wait... Is that ant trying to sting the wire?*

                                                                                                                  • Stacy Swisher
                                                                                                                    Stacy Swisher  Před 9 měsíci

                                                                                                                    the golden empire

                                                                                                                    • Lukas Højgaard Bache-Andreassen

                                                                                                                      The black knite

                                                                                                                      • Jamir Villagracia
                                                                                                                        Jamir Villagracia  Před 9 měsíci

                                                                                                                        That's a hard challenge for the fire nation

                                                                                                                        • Dalton Wyatt
                                                                                                                          Dalton Wyatt  Před 9 měsíci

                                                                                                                          U should do the golden empire

                                                                                                                          • Dalton Wyatt
                                                                                                                            Dalton Wyatt  Před 9 měsíci

                                                                                                                            R the bigger ones majors? Chase I thought they where bigger

                                                                                                                            • Josefine Johansson
                                                                                                                              Josefine Johansson  Před 9 měsíci

                                                                                                                              did know ants has nurses to help sick and hurt ants to flee better facts

                                                                                                                              • Funny Boy’s
                                                                                                                                Funny Boy’s  Před 9 měsíci

                                                                                                                                Do the golden empire on rope

                                                                                                                                • Funny Boy’s
                                                                                                                                  Funny Boy’s  Před 9 měsíci

                                                                                                                                  Exoskeleton

                                                                                                                                  • Mckeen Alarab
                                                                                                                                    Mckeen Alarab  Před 9 měsíci

                                                                                                                                    goldin hord

                                                                                                                                    • Helder Perez
                                                                                                                                      Helder Perez  Před 9 měsíci

                                                                                                                                      I would like to see a trap jaw colony. I'm new to the channel. Did you ever have one?

                                                                                                                                      • TheCommidor
                                                                                                                                        TheCommidor  Před 9 měsíci

                                                                                                                                        I wouldn’t have thought of that lol

                                                                                                                                        • Animal Jam News
                                                                                                                                          Animal Jam News  Před 9 měsíci

                                                                                                                                          U should make a tight rope go to another nesting ground

                                                                                                                                          • Lourcris Calooy
                                                                                                                                            Lourcris Calooy  Před 9 měsíci

                                                                                                                                            The black panther

                                                                                                                                            • Lourcris Calooy
                                                                                                                                              Lourcris Calooy  Před 9 měsíci

                                                                                                                                              Floors

                                                                                                                                              • Esoteric Emissary
                                                                                                                                                Esoteric Emissary  Před 9 měsíci

                                                                                                                                                This gives me an idea, but someone else would need to pass it on. Temporarily Connect all of the ant colonies to a new terrarium using nylon wires and see what happens. Would they fight? Would they decide who gets the new space, would they share it? Would they reach each other's homes? It would be interesting to see all of the different colonies meet.

                                                                                                                                                • Anarki471
                                                                                                                                                  Anarki471  Před 10 měsíci

                                                                                                                                                  This was actually fascinating, I've always been interested in insects and as a kid i used to love finding ant nests to watch them I'm very happy i found this channel. I Subbed and i'm happy to be part of the A.C family

                                                                                                                                                  • Lorraine Gollnick
                                                                                                                                                    Lorraine Gollnick  Před 10 měsíci

                                                                                                                                                    Temanal velocity

                                                                                                                                                    • The Gold Cat
                                                                                                                                                      The Gold Cat  Před 10 měsíci

                                                                                                                                                      it is gravity

                                                                                                                                                      • Shannon Sargent
                                                                                                                                                        Shannon Sargent  Před 10 měsíci

                                                                                                                                                        All of them!

                                                                                                                                                        • Generic TF2
                                                                                                                                                          Generic TF2  Před 10 měsíci

                                                                                                                                                          11:00 *suddenly throws baby power on to ant*

                                                                                                                                                          • Weedlover Raul
                                                                                                                                                            Weedlover Raul  Před 10 měsíci

                                                                                                                                                            That's how you literally play with fire😂