Mindsuckers - National Geographic Magazine

A fascinating article in National Geographic tells about parasites who turn their victims into zombie bodyguards. My old friend the Ampulex wasp makes an appearance, as do cats, beavers, ladybugs, and more. (Thanks to Mom for the tip.)

Mindsuckers - National Geographic Magazine: " Across the natural world the same question arises again and again: Why would an organism do all it can to ensure its tormentor’s survival rather than fight for its own?"

For the strong of heart, here's a BBC video showing the jewel wasp in action, turning a cockroach into its slave:





1 comment:

  1. Thank you for sharing such great information. It is informative, For More Details Visit: National geographic magazine

    ReplyDelete

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...