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Altruism In Animals

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Questions and Answers about Power Animals
Question : So, what does it mean to work with 'power' animals? Are we working with an individual animal, say the 'possum down the street or the wolf at the zoo? Answer : Well, sorry to say, no. When you work with a 'power' animal (I've got to find a better...
Symbology >> Animals
The Horned God in India and Europe
Of all of the Gods that we honor in Paganism today probably the most revered is the Horned God, in the shape and form of Cernunnos. Pick up some modern Pagan literature and chances are he is in there, listen to conversation at a Moot and you will hear him...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Deities & Heros >> Indic
Animal Magic
(Its More Familiar Than You Think!) A Circle fills the room with its special glow. Fragrant herbs perfume the air; candles light the night. And two small eyes glow up at you, knowing that they too are part of the magic. People and animals have worked magic...
Mystic Sciences >> Magick
Noah's Ark
The story (or myth? ) of Noah and his ark full of animals is told from the accounts in the Hebraic Bible, from the Christian’s Book of Genesis in the Old Testament Bible and from the Muslim’s Qur’an.
Old Testament >> Genesis
Poetry & Fable >> Fables
Origin of the Zodiac Signs
Zodiac is that imaginary belt encircling the earth through which the sun, moon, and the planets pass during the year.
Mystic Sciences >> Astrology

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Ethics and Altruism Altruism in human and non-human animals
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Punishment in animal societies
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Why are animals (and humans) nice to each other?
obsessed with is why animals and humans are so nice, i.e., cooperative and altruistic, toward each other.
Why be nice? Psychological constraints on the evolution of
importance of reciprocal altruism in non-human animals.
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Altruism in Animals Varies Based on Environment
Scientists have long witnessed altruism in the animal kingdom, but a new study finds not all acts of altruism are alike.

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Altruism in animals - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Biological Altruism (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy)
Oct 28, 2008 Altruistic behaviour is common throughout the animal kingdom, particularly in species with complex social structures.
Helpful Animals - Answers in Genesis
Jun 1, 1995 The animal kingdom abounds with examples of helpful animals ('animal altruism' it's called).
The Alien Next Door: What Altruism in Animals can Teach Us About
Jun 27, 2010 What Altruism in Animals can Teach Us About Ourselves.
Group selection and altruism in animals: possible evolutionary roots
May 24, 2010 Most animal species occur at low abundances and niche space is largely vacant. But species with sexual reproduction require...

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