A lady makes an ants' nest between two glass plates, and the ants run about making roadways and paths.
M/S of a lady preparing an ants' nest, she smoothes earth over a glass plate and makes a small hole in the middle. C/U as she places the queen in the hole and puts the cover on. M/S of the nest which has two entrances for food and water. Various shots as the ants make roadways and paths in the earth. M/S as she places honey for them to eat in the entrance. Various shots of the ants rushing about in the nest. M/S as they queue up to eat. M/S as she puts the nest in a frame and lifts it up. A man puts money into a box which says 'Live Peep Show', he looks in and we see ants running about.