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Amina Khan

Amina Khanis a science writer covering a broad range of topics, from Mars rovers to linguistics to bio-inspired engineering — but she’s perhaps best known for her repeated and brutal attacks on the office snack table. She surfs and snowboards in her spare time.
Aunque no lo crea, ciertas hormigas actúan como paramédicos durante las guerras contra termitas

Aunque no lo crea, ciertas hormigas actúan como paramédicos durante las guerras contra termitas

Medic! Ants injured while hunting for termites get help from paramedic-style triage system

Termite-hunting ants act as paramedics to help injured comrades during a hunt by carrying them back to the nest and grooming the wound. This reduces mortality by 70%.

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