Game of Drones: What honeybees have to teach us about the fate of the earth — and our country.

By: Jennifer Finney Boylan,  New York Times
Wed, 05/01/2019

In this New York Times op/ed from Jennifer Finney Boylan, professor Tom Seeley's book, "Honeybee Democracy", is referenced in the author's analysis of honeybee societies and what they can teach us about human societies.

"He pointed me toward a book titled “Honeybee Democracy,” by Tom Seeley. Professor Seeley, something of a legend among apiarists, is part of the Department of Neurobiology and Behavior at Cornell University, where he has studied what he calls “swarm intelligence” — the way groups can sometimes be smarter than any of their individual members (as opposed to what I guess you’d call “swarm stupidity,” which is what seems to be at the heart of American life right now, and of our lives on social media not least)"

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Beekeeper with bee hive