Only available for non-commercial distribution
© CNRS Images - 2018

Mystery of the Queen Termite (The)

Numéro de notice

6662

Durée

00:09:11

Année de production

2018

Support Original

HD
16/9
Couleur
Sonore

Résumé

The queen termite can lay some 40,000 eggs every day for 40 years. So what is her secret? A team of researchers from France and South Africa is trying to recreate a termite's nest in the lab to understand this incredible longevity.

Rédacteur(s) en chef

Référent(s) Scientifique(s)

Institut(s)

Regional office(s)

Thématiques scientifiques

CNRS Images,

Our work is guided by the way scientists question the world around them and we translate their research into images to help people to understand the world better and to awaken their curiosity and wonderment.