Sunday musing: Networks are more than the sum of their nodes

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by KTVee

I stumbled upon this fascinating video where Nicholas Christakis gives the example of the slim mold to affirm how “connecting to each other and assembling ourselves in networks creates a super organism with unexpected properties”. Our networks are not the sum of their nodes, they exhibit a collective intelligence not available to each individual member!


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