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Get an insider view of the activities of some of the Museum’s smallest workers with our naturecams. Watch the colony of leafcutter ants who live in the Creepy Crawlies gallery and see the flesh-eating beetles who clean up skeletons for the Museum.
Feeling hungry? Watch as the Museum’s flesh-eating beetles chomp their way through their latest meal.
Our antcam is turned off at the moment, while we wait for a new queen to arrive. But you can still find out about these amazing creatures.
The ants are capable of carrying over 50 times their own body weight.