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Researchers at North Carolina State University in the US have identified a specific chemical on the exoskeletons of royal termites that they believe allows worker termites to recognise royal status. (Main photo credit: Dann Thombs)   Researchers at North Carolina State University in the US have for the first time identified a specific chemical used…

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