Distributed computation in foraging desert ants

ant trails

Very interesting paper in connection with my study mentioned in my blog “Power Shifts”:

Distributed computation in foraging desert ants.

Remember that they communicate with only 8 different chemical signals ant-ant or on trails (which vanish in the desert sand). How do they P2P organize and coordinate?

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