Collective cognition in animal groups.

Abstract

The remarkable collective action of organisms such as swarming ants, schooling fish and flocking birds has long captivated the attention of artists, naturalists, philosophers and scientists. Despite a long history of scientific investigation, only now are we beginning to decipher the relationship between individuals and group-level properties. This… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.tics.2008.10.002

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