Scientists Create Quite Possibly The Most Terrifying Ants Ever

No, seriously. And I’ve watched all those specials on National Geographic about ants. Also, I’m never going outside again.

Nightmarish ‘supersoldier’ ants with huge heads and jaws have been created by activating ancient genes by scientists out of McGill University.

Scientists showed that ordinary ants of the species Pheidole morrisi contain all the genetic ‘tools’ needed to turn them into supersoldiers - they just need a hormonal push.

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