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Where does altruism come from? Discovery of ‘greenbeard’ genes could hold the answer

Nature is full of animals helping each other out.

A classic example is meerkat cooperation.

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When the group is foraging for food, one individual will head to a vantage point and keep watch for predators.

This selfless individual gives up …

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