More Cognitive Outsourcing

Posted by on Jun 17, 2009 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Stickleback_group

Nice study here that echoes the work of Jens "robofish" Krause, showing how fish learn from the behaviour of their peers.

Cognitive outsourcing
, I call it.

And you and I do it all day long btw, using the responses of those around us to guide our behaviour (largely without realising that that's what we're doing…)