Deborah Gordon:
O que as formigas nos ensinam a respeito do cérebro, do câncer e da Internet

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A ecologista Deborah Gordon estuda as formigas onde quer que as possa encontrar: no deserto, nos trópicos, em sua própria cozinha... Nesta palestra fascinante, ela explica sua obsessão por insetos que a maioria de nós enxotaria sem hesitar. Ela argumenta que a vida das formigas fornece um modelo útil para aprendermos sobre muitas outras questões, incluindo doenças, tecnologia e o cérebro humano.

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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