Earlier this month, just in time for the release of Robert J. Marks’s book Non-Computable You, the story broke.
Computer programmers have adapted some ant problem-solving methods to software programs (but without the need for complex chemical scents).
Just as vertebrates differ greatly in intelligence and sentience, invertebrates may differ greatly too.
The “animals’ pharmacy” mainly aims at treating parasites and wounds using plants and insects.
NYU environmentalism prof Jeff Sebo argues that humans are not always rational and that some animals display mental qualities so we aren’t exceptional.