News tagged with social structure

From happiness on Twitter to DNA organization

Twitter users who are happy tend to be more connected with other happy users. This is the confirmation of a property of social networks known as assortativity: a measure of to what extent people who tend to connect with each ...

dateAug 03, 2016 in Biotechnology
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Social structure matters in species conservation

Many animal species, including humans, live and breed in groups with complex social organizations. The impact of this social structure on the genetic diversity of animals has been a source of disagreement between scientists. ...

dateJun 15, 2015 in Ecology
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