Complexity Digest 2011.25 - 04
Editor-in-Chief: Carlos Gershenson
Founding Editor: Gottfried Mayer
Complex wishes for 2012!
To Group or Not to Group?, Science
Summary: The phenomenon of cooperation between potentially competing individuals raises an interesting question related to evolution: Why should a competitor favor someone else's fitness at the expense of its own? One way to approach this question is through insights on how cooperation and population structure coevolve.
- Source: To Group or Not to Group?
[ http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.1209548 ], Eörs Szathmáry, DOI: 10.1126/science.1209548, Science Vol. 334 no. 6063 pp. 1648-1649, 2011/12/23