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Empire of the Desert Ants

Episode 2 of 14

Natural World visits the Arizona desert, where a new honey ant queen wages an intense battle for survival as she attempts to build and defend her empire.

Natural World visits the Arizona desert, where a new honey ant queen wages an intense battle for survival as she attempts to build and defend her empire. Eliminating rivals with ruthless efficiency, sacrificing thousands in her quest for domination, murder, cannibalism, genocide - she will do anything to keep her crown.

Empire of the Ants is the epic story of one honey ant queen's dramatic rise to power - and her brutal fall from grace.

1 hour

Credits

Role Contributor
Narrator Andy Serkis
Producer Ian Gray
Series Editor Steve Greenwood
Executive Producer Tim Martin

Broadcasts

  • Wed 10 Aug 2011 20:00
  • Sun 14 Aug 2011 18:00
  • Sat 20 Aug 2011 01:45
  • Sun 7 Oct 2012 15:00
  • Sun 17 Mar 2013 14:00
  • Wed 31 Dec 2014 07:05
  • Mon 19 Oct 2015 16:30
  • Tue 18 Oct 2016 23:30
  • Mon 10 Apr 2017 15:30
  • Sat 20 Oct 2018 11:00
  • Mon 3 Dec 2018 16:30

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