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Science  10 Apr 2009:
Vol. 324, Issue 5924, pp. 182
DOI: 10.1126/science.1172822

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The Lives of Ants. By Laurent Keller and Élisabeth Gordon. Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2009. 272 pp. $27.95, £14.99. ISBN 9780199541867.

This accessible introduction to the ecology, behavior, and evolution of ants also considers ways that findings from studies of ants apply to such topics as computer programming and swarm intelligence.