This project is inspired by the behavior of termites gathering wood chips into piles. The termites follow a set of simple rules, and the wood chips eventually end up in a single pile.

For detailed instructions on using the program, take a look at the info window from the Termites model.

Download the StarLogoT source code for the Termites model:
Download termites

To run this file you need StarLogoT2002 for the Macintosh.
(download StarLogoT)

Click on one of the pictures to see a quicktime movie of the model: