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Iain Couzin, Director of MPI-AB, has been included in the 2021 list of the “Global Highly Cited Researchers” for the fourth time in a row. more

Fish are his passion. Alex Jordan wants to know why they do what they do. An interview with the behavioural biologist more

Army ants collectively form complex, adaptable structures, without a need for communication more

Developed by PhD student Tristan Walter and Iain Couzin, the easy to use tool automatically tracks hundreds of individual animals. more

Democratic decision-making allows subordinate vulturine guineafowl to regain control over collective group actions when dominants have a monopoly over resources more

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