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What Bird Flocks And Fish Schools Can Teach Us About The Future

Jun 13, 2013 (Talk of the Nation) — Birds flock. Insects swarm. Fish swim in schools. These are all examples of collective behavior, a concept that has fascinated scientists for decades. For a recent piece in Wired Magazine, science writer Ed Yong explains what this research could tell us about predicting the future.

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Read Ed Yong's Wired Magazine piece "How the Science of Swarms Can Help Us Fight Cancer and Predict the Future."

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