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[DailyTech]New Species of Ants in Houston Attack Computers, Electronics

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There are many things that can harm electric devices like computers. From water to power surges to toddlers, computers are apt to be damaged by many different things. Some Houston, Texas residents are finding that a new danger is looking to harm their computers and electronics: ants.
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post #2 of 53
That's really weird. Those are some crazy ants. I hope they don't get in my pc, or i'll go crazy rasberry on them.

Houstonians UNITE!
Edited by mth91 - 5/17/08 at 3:44pm
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post #3 of 53
ouch i hope they dont spread to my part of the country
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post #4 of 53
ahh the Raspberry Ants. I saw this on the news the other day. Those are some crazy little bastards.

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post #5 of 53
Not exactly "attacking" electronics. Still a good read though.
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post #7 of 53
Official name : Crazy raspberry ants love it

yeah they love emi
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post #8 of 53
Kind of cool, it states in the article that these ants eat Fire Ants.
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post #9 of 53
Wonder if the raspberry ants actually taste like raspberries? - Maybe I should e'mail Bear Grylls and ask him
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post #10 of 53
Yeah, for some reason they are attracted to electricity and short stuff out when MILLIONS of them get in there. God i hate ants. Why do they have to play such a vital role in the ecosystem?
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