Ants build living towers that flow to fight endless collapse
A sinking feelingDavid L. Hu and Candler Hobbs from Georgia Institute of TechnologyBy Sam WongSome fire ants build towers of their own bodies in an amazing display of acrobatics and collective intelligence. Even more surprisingly, ants circulate through the tower while keeping its overall shape constant, overcoming a tendency for it to sink. The fire...
I regard the brain as a computer which will stop working when its component fail. There is no heaven or afterlife for broken-down computers. That is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark