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Ants were socializing--and sparring--nearly 100 million years ago, Rutgers study finds


February 11, 2016

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Like people, ants have often fought over food and territory. But ants began fighting long before humans--at least 99 million years ago, according to Phillip Barden, a fossil insect expert who works in the Insect and Evolution Lab of Jessica L. Ware, an assistant professor in the Department of Biological Sciences at Rutgers University-Newark. Full Story

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