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On Analogous Inspiration

To achieve more creative results, diversify your inputs

How do birds fly in perfect formation?

How do they coordinate movement among thousands of their feathered friends, without any external instruction?

I’m sure most of us have seen a flock of birds overhead and wondered about this.



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Clark Boyd

Clark Boyd


Tech/business writer, lecturer (Columbia), and data analyst. >500k views on Medium. I used to be with it, but then they changed what ‘it’ was.