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Activists highlight some of the United Nations’ 17 sustainable development goals in Lima, Peru (February 20, 2017). Marco Carrasco/Wikipedia

A new intelligence paradigm: how the emerging use of technology can achieve sustainable development (if done responsibly)

A new report from the GovLab and the French Development Agency (AFD) examines how development practitioners are experimenting with emerging forms of technology to advance development goals.
Not only do bees display collective intelligence, they are also flexible when it comes to making group decisions. Shutterstock

What smart bees can teach humans about collective intelligence

Humans are social animals who like to communicate and copy each other. But key to this collective intelligence is flexibility and a little non-conformity.

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