Workers Use Spinning Construction Machine As Carousel

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Whoever said, “construction is all work and no play,” never told these workers. They horribly MacGyver’ed a cement mixer to create a three person merry-go-round. The video is featured on StuffIStole, HuffingtonPost, and SayOMG.    Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2012/02/16/workers-use-spinning-construction-machine-as-playground/

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Harvester Ant Queens are Sperm Parasites

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Sexual conflict between two species can drive an evolutionary “bedroom battle royal,” leading to some crazy adaptations. Harvester ant queens steal sperm away from males of another species during sex—without even producing fertile offspring. The work, published in Proceedings of the Royal Society B this week, is a rare example of reproductive conflicts-of-interest between males […]

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