[LincolnTalk] Bemis Lecture: The Evolution of Cooperation, Sunday, February 9, 4PM
There's an upcoming Bemis Lecture on Sunday, February 9. Info is below and in attached flyer. (Not sure if attachments work on the list.) More town publicity to come.
Sunday, February 9, at 4 PM in Bemis Hall, "The Evolution of Cooperation"
Lincoln resident, Martin A. Nowak, one of the world’s
experts on evolution and game theory, will discuss—
why cooperation, not competition, has always been the key to
the evolution of complexity.
the mysteries of cooperation, from the rise of multicellular
life to Good Samaritans, and from cancer treatment to the success of large
how cooperation, not competition, is the defining human
Nowak is Professor of Biology and of Mathematics at Harvard
University and Director of the Program for Evolutionary Dynamics. He is the
recipient of numerous prizes including the Weldon Memorial Prize of Oxford
University, the David Starr Jordan Prize of Stanford University, and the Akira
Okubo Prize of the Society for Mathematical Biology.