Processional Caterpillars - caterpillars were lined up on the rim of a plant pot. They continued circling until they fell from exhaustion - even though food was only inches away within the pot. The follow the leader instinct is stronger than the will to survive! They did not know to ask, the seemingly obvious question.
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