Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Mark W Moffett's "Picnic with ants" (flash fiction, humor, free)

Illustration accompanying the original publication in Nature magazine of short story Picnic with ants by Mark W Moffett
Funny diary of a field worker's observations of an ants' colony...

See also.

  1. Story makes a reference to Prof E O Wilson, author's teacher. There is a good hard sf story about an ant colony by E O Wilson - "Trailhead" (download) (reads like a documentary, but I liked it).

Fact sheet.

First published: Nature, 16 February 2012.
Download full text from publisher's site.
Rating: A.
Added to my "best of 2012" list.