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Weaver ant (Oecophylla smaragdina). Photo by Mark W. Moffett (c) National Geographic Magazine

Weaver ant (Oecophylla smaragdina). Photo by Mark W. Moffett © National Geographic Magazine

Photographer Mark W. Moffett

Meet Mark W. Moffett - entomologist, explorer, and photographer
http://www.doctorbugs.com

Mark Moffet article about army ants
http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2006/08/army-ants/moffett-text

Myrmecology (Ant Science) at Natural History

Meet Ted Schultz, Smithsonian entomologist (myrmecologist, ant scientist)
http://entomology.si.edu/StaffPages/schultz.htm

Learn about Ant Research at Smithsonian's AntLab
http://entomology.si.edu/SIAntLab.html

Ted Schultz and leafcutter ants, "Small Matters", Smithsonian Magazine
http://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/matters.html

Meet Seán Brady, Smithsonian entomologist (myrmecologist, ant scientist)
http://entomology.si.edu/StaffPages/BradyS.htm

Meet Scott Solomon, Smithsonian postdoctoral research fellow, Entomology
Scott Solomon is "The Ant Hunter"

Walter Tschinkel's Ant Nests

Meet Walter R. Tschinkel, myrmecologist (ant scientist) at Florida State University
http://www.bio.fsu.edu/faculty-tschinkel.php

The Secret Life of Ants (ant nest casting), Discover Magazine
http://discovermagazine.com/2003/nov/the-secret-life-of-ants

Other Recommendations

Encyclopedia Smithsonian: BugInfo – Carpenter Ants
http://www.si.edu/Encyclopedia_SI/nmnh/buginfo/ants.htm

Encyclopedia Smithsonian: BugInfo – Wasps, Ants, and Bees
http://www.si.edu/Encyclopedia_SI/nmnh/buginfo/wasps.htm

AntWeb - Ants of the World
http://www.antweb.org/

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