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CRITICAL CLUSTERS AS COMMUNITIES OF CHANGE

HOW THE STRUCTURES OF YOUR SOCIAL NETWORKS AFFECT HOW YOU LEARN Exploring the need to shift from linear to iterative metaphors for understanding social learning. Complex change as a function of the critical mass of critical connections. New research contradicting common intuitions about social connections and change shows how, while simple ideas spread most effectively […]

The evolution of complexity and intelligence on earth

Much of our research on intelligence has started by assuming that humans are special. And I think that’s exactly the wrong place to start if you’re interested in the evolution of intelligence. And if you’re interested in the evolution of intelligence, humans aren’t so much special as different … So the three ingredients of intelligence […]