On The Ant Highway, There's Never A Backup A team of Indian physicists has made a mathematical model that purports to explain why ants don't have traffic jams. NPR's Joe Palca explains as part of his series, Joe's Big Idea.
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On The Ant Highway, There's Never A Backup

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On The Ant Highway, There's Never A Backup

On The Ant Highway, There's Never A Backup

On The Ant Highway, There's Never A Backup

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A team of Indian physicists has made a mathematical model that purports to explain why ants don't have traffic jams. NPR's Joe Palca explains as part of his series, Joe's Big Idea.

This story originally aired on Morning Edition on January 19, 2015.