Understanding the Anternet

Our Stanford University team’s World Economic Forum panel on the Neural Basis of Decision-Making is now up on Youtube. My favorite of our little 5 minute talks is that of my colleague Deborah Gordon, who explained how groups (in this case ants) can make informed decisions that no individual could make or coordinate alone.

[Cross-posted at The Reality-Based Community

Keith Humphreys

Keith Humphreys is a professor of psychiatry at Stanford University. He served as a senior policy advisor at the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy from 2009 to 2010.