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What we can learn from the Anternet: Deborah Gordon at TED2014

What we can learn from the Anternet: Deborah Gordon at TED2014

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“I study ants in the desert, in the tropical forest and in my kitchen,” says Deborah Gordon. An ecologist, she researches the behavior of ant colonies — which are systems that operate without central control. (While they have a queen, Gordon explains, the queen only lays eggs and doesn’t actually issue orders.) Gordon thinks that, from []