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Ant choosiness reveals they all have different personalities [New Scientist]

par Frédéric Magné - publié le

The power to imagine a better world has helped transform human societies, and it seems it may be doing so on a smaller scale to ant societies, too.
Individual ants have now been shown to have differences in behaviour − something almost akin to having a personality − that affect colony decisions. And some ants are so different in their personal preferences that they may act as the imagination of the colony, driving it on to a better future.

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