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Ants nurse wounded warriors back to health: study
By Mariette le Roux and Laurence Coustal
Paris, Feb 14, 2018 (AFP) - African Matabele ants dress the wounds of comrades injured during hunting raids and nurse them back to health, according to an "astonishing" discovery reported Wednesday.
After collecting their wounded from the battlefield and carrying them back home, nestmates become medics, massing around patients for "intense licking" of open wounds, according to a stu ...