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Deborah Gordon:
Lo que nos enseñan las hormigas sobre el cerebro, el cáncer e Internet

TED2014 · 14:09 · Filmed Mar 2014
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La ecologista Deborah Gordon estudia las hormigas donde quiera que las encuentre: en el desierto, en los trópicos, en su cocina... En esta fascinante charla, explica su obsesión con insectos que la mayoría de nosotros aplastaríamos felizmente sin pensárnoslo dos veces. Sostiene que la vida de las hormigas ofrece un ejemplo útil para aprender sobre muchos otros temas, incluidas enfermedades, tecnología y el cerebro humano.

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By studying how ant colonies work without any one leader, Deborah Gordon has identified striking similarities in how ant colonies, brains, cells and computer networks regulate themselves. Full bio

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