Video: How do we stop invasive species?

Often these grand plans to get rid of invasive species - say, with other, even worse, invasive species - go spectacularly wrong *cough* cane toads *cough*.

But scientists in Australia are now coming up with a sophisticated plan to deal with destructive yellow crazy ants, as the latest episode of MinuteEarth explains. The video also covers some of the ways we can prevent the problem in the first place.

We suggest you watch the video before anyone decides to solve more ecological problems with ferrets.

Source: MinuteEarth