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TED Talks: Season 2014

2014x20 Nicolas Perony: Puppies! Now that I’ve got your attention, complexity theory
TV-PG

  • 2014-01-30T06:00:00+01:00 on YouTube
  • 15 mins
  • United States
  • Documentary, Special Interest

Animal behavior isn't complicated, but it is complex. Nicolas Perony studies how individual animals — be they Scottish Terriers, bats or meerkats — follow simple rules that, collectively, create larger patterns of behavior. And how this complexity born of simplicity can help them adapt to new circumstances, as they arise.

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