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#Ants

# ants - Tuesday 13 March, 2018

Cork hospital spends €30k on pest control after rodents were found in sink

Pest control companies attended the hospital more than 120 times last year.

# ants - Saturday 29 July, 2017

Australia is spending $400 million to stop the spread of red fire ants

“Our fire-ant fighters have finally been given the war chest they need,” an invasive species expert said.

# ants - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

It's that time of the year again - here's why you'll be seeing flying ants all over the place

The annual season of flying ants is kicking off as the bugs get frisky in the air.

# ants - Monday 17 July, 2017

From The Daily Edge They're back... Have you noticed the swarms of flying ants? Creepy This post contains a poll

They're back... Have you noticed the swarms of flying ants?

Even looking at photos of them makes you feel like they’re in your hair.

# ants - Sunday 16 April, 2017

Pest company called to St James's Hospital more than 100 times in last two years

Among the many different pests encountered on the hospital’s campus in recent times were ants, cockroaches, mice, pigeons, and woodlice.

# ants - Thursday 15 September, 2016

From The Daily Edge This woman ate crisps covered in dead ants after mistaking them for pepper Nope

# ants - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

Man survives six days in Outback by eating ants

Bear Grylls has nothing on this guy.

# ants - Monday 10 August, 2015

"Single-purpose sexual missiles" - mating flying ants are taking over the country

Yes, really. And seagulls are getting ‘drunk’ eating them.

From The Daily Edge Flying ants are taking over Ireland right now, and here's why Ants Not Bants

Flying ants are taking over Ireland right now, and here's why

It’s the ant equivalent of All-Ireland day in Coppers.

# ants - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

From The Daily Edge Here's why people are saying Ant-Man is sexist... towards insects Ant Woman

Here's why people are saying Ant-Man is sexist... towards insects

Ants are the good guys…er, girls.

# ants - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

Eek! Warning of spike in ant infestations

Rentokil has seen an increase in calls about infestations of the creepy crawly black ants.

# ants - Friday 13 January, 2012

Scientists harness hormones to create 'super-soldier' ants

An entire genus of ant – of 1100 species – can be mutated into larger-than-average creatures with a touch of hormones.

# ants - Monday 11 July, 2011

Take Five: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Ireland’s ant population ‘reaching a ten-year high’

Humans aren’t the only creatures becoming more plentiful in Ireland, Rentokil warns, offering tips to avoid infestation.

# ants - Wednesday 23 March, 2011

Over 31,000 different species call Ireland home

The first ever inventory of the country’s biodiversity shows that tens of thousands of different species exist in the country today – but not all of their futures are certain.