S

Swarm behavior research in animals

Scientists frequently examine swarm behavior in animals. The seemingly chaotic behavior of bird flocks was often examined using state of the art GPS technology. The results of these studies provided insight into the intelligence of these swarms.

Get informed about the variety of solutions offered by clickworker!

Human swarms

Swarm behavior can often be observed in human beings. This behavior appears whenever strangers gather. The streams of people in a crowded shopping street organize themselves in such a way as to ensure that everyone finds their way. A direction of travel is automatically determined. However if you want to change sides you become an obstacle because you are moving against the crowd.

Swarm behavior research ©   Flikr by southgest