Study shows how collective cooperation can develop in systems even when benefits are not obvious to individuals.
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A one-legged stance doesn't need much effort.
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Scientists find that soybeans attract fewer flocking birds than wheat or corn.
Teresa L. Carey, Contributor
Birds reach amazing heights without flapping their wings.
Karin Heineman, Executive Producer
Toothache may have driven famous Tsavo lions to prey on humans.
Nala Rogers, Staff Writer
Predators steer clear of biting swarm of defenders.
Millions of years before humans existed, insects cultivated fungus that could not survive in the wild.
Old females decide when and where their tribe will travel.
How bees use dancing to communicate.
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