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Army ants’ ‘living’ bridges suggest collective intelligence | KurzweilAI

Army ants’ ‘living’ bridges suggest collective intelligence | KurzweilAI

Researchers from Princeton University and the New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) report for the first time that army ants of the species Eciton hamatum that form “living” bridges across breaks and gaps in the forest floor are more sophisticated than scientists knew. The ants exhibit a level of collective intelligence that could provide new insights…

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