A photo of a termite’s head with its brain clearly visible
Termite Brains Anticipate Future Visual Challenges
Dampwood termites with the potential to leave the colony have larger optic lobes before ever being exposed to different visual environments, an example of predictive brain plasticity.
Termite Brains Anticipate Future Visual Challenges
Termite Brains Anticipate Future Visual Challenges

Dampwood termites with the potential to leave the colony have larger optic lobes before ever being exposed to different visual environments, an example of predictive brain plasticity.

Dampwood termites with the potential to leave the colony have larger optic lobes before ever being exposed to different visual environments, an example of predictive brain plasticity.

ABOVE: Sean O’Donnell, Drexel University
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