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Cooperation emerges when groups are small and memories are long, study finds

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The tragedy of the commons, a concept described by ecologist Garrett Hardin, paints a grim view of human nature. The theory goes that, if a resource is shared, individuals will act in their own self-interest, but against the interest of the group, by depleting that resource.

Read more at: http://phys.org/news/2016-06-cooperation-emerges-groups-small-memories.html#jCp

 
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