NOVA: Secret Mind of Slime

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Who says you need brains to be smart? Extremely primitive life forms called smile molds can navigate mazes, choose between foods and create efficient networks-no brain required. New research on these organisms, which are neither plant nor animal, could help reveal the fundamental rules underlying all decision making.

What’s a Slime Mold? Find out with Deep Look!

Airdates

Wednesday, September 16, at 9pm on ThinkTV16
Monday, September 21, at 9pm on ThinkTV14