Nature vs. Man: Who wins?

As humans, we would like to think that we have the most developed minds.. but I think it’s really situational. Clearly nature has us beat with ideas like symbiosis (algae-lichen) and swarm (ants) / hive (bees) / pack (wolves)- these creatures are arguably more efficient in these scenarios than we tend to be. I think the ant example below is particularly good- if ants are cornered, clearly they contain some higher order understanding of their surroundings and have no emotions that stand in the way of their duties.. so which is better?

Nature vs. Man: Who wins?

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