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NATURE

The Gathering Swarms

  • Aired: 05/21/2014
  • 52:59
  • Expires: 06/20/2014
  • Rating: NR
It is quite a spectacle when animals come together in inconceivable numbers: sometimes in the millions, billions, and even trillions. When swarms gather, a kind of super-organism is created in which individual intelligence is superseded by a collective consciousness that shares information and moves with a single purpose for the benefit of all. This behavior applies to a number of creatures that
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High-speed cameras track the spectacle of animals traveling in inconceivable numbers.
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