Who Invented the Internet? The Ants Did: Anternet

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Who Invented the Internet? The Ants Did: Anternet

Unread postby Kovu » Tue, 28th Aug 2012 13:18

http://engineering.stanford.edu/news/st ... ternet?v=1

The ants developed TCP/IP way before us...
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Re: Who Invented the Internet? The Ants Did: Anternet

Unread postby Reprieve » Tue, 28th Aug 2012 20:15

Just one more step...or crawl...on their way to world domination!
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Re: Who Invented the Internet? The Ants Did: Anternet

Unread postby V-Raptor » Tue, 28th Aug 2012 20:59

Pretty sure ants already dominate the world.
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Re: Who Invented the Internet? The Ants Did: Anternet

Unread postby raptorclaw » Tue, 18th Sep 2012 1:40

Oh yeah. By a longshot.
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Re: Who Invented the Internet? The Ants Did: Anternet

Unread postby messagefromdrsattler » Tue, 21st Jan 2014 20:01

Honestly I think the comparison is vague and somewhat pointless.

Communication and logic are the more relevant characteristics to compare ants with "the internet" (humans.) It's rather like saying "oh, a herd of gallimimus running from a trex is kind of like internet data protocol guys :3"

Take psychology. It's called learning by responding to stimuli.
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