Note: Different ant species have different food preferences. Some like sweet, some like salty, some like protein, some like fats, and many like a combination.
** There are more than 10,000 different species of ants!
** An ant can carry something three times heavier than itself!
** Ants can "talk" to each other with pheromones and other chemicals...they can "smell" messages with their antennae!
Safety note: Some ants bite and sting. Use caution when observing any animal, including ants.