Originally published on Mon January 19, 2015 11:21 am
Could studying ants reveal clues to reducing highway traffic jams? Physicist Apoorva Nagar at the Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology thinks the answer is yes.
Nagar says he got interested in the topic when he came across a study by German and Indian researchers showing that ants running along a path were able to maintain a steady speed even when there were a large number of ants on the path.
Officials at LSU say they are updating their emergency plan to achieve faster campus-wide evacuations in the cases of emergencies.
Ascension Parish residents will vote this election on a new sales tax to fund road improvements throughout the parish.