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Fungus farming leaf-cutter ants

... ants; and they're very special: they farm their own food in underground gardens, and that is almost ... the ants do, they manure the fungus gardens with their own faeces - it is actually very clever if he can first ... inoculation, which will then basically mean she in her own body can manage that symbiont as far as is required to be ...


eLife Episode 50: Inside Your Microbiome

... that live on us and in us and outnumber our own human cells by maybe 50 fold: we’re literally passengers in our own bodies, and over the next 30 minutes we’ll hear how ...