Sex on Six Legs: Lessons on Life, Love, and Language from the Insect World

Sex on Six Legs: Lessons on Life, Love, and Language from the Insect World


Insects have encouraged worry, fascination, and enlightenment for hundreds of years. they're able to tremendously advanced habit, inspite of brains usually the scale of a poppy seed. How do they accomplish feats that seem like human task— character, language, childcare—with totally different pathways from our personal? what's going contained in the brain of these ants that march like boot-camp graduates throughout your kitchen ground? How does the lead ant recognize precisely the place to take her colony, to that one bread crumb that your nightly sweep overlooked? Can bugs learn new talents as simply as your new puppy? 

Sex on Six Legs is a startling and intriguing publication that offers solutions to those questions and plenty of extra. With the humor of Olivia Judson’s Dr. Tatiana’s intercourse suggestion to All Creation, Zuk not just examines the bed room lives of creepy crawlies but in addition calls into query a few of our personal longheld assumptions approximately studying, the character of character, and what our personal huge brains can be for.

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