What the [expletive deleted] Is “Eusociality”?
We’ve been doing a lot of heavy reading recently. Edward O. Wilson is one of our favorite go-to writers when we want to get lost in the mysteries of humanity. What better way to galvanize my resolve than to discover that our Wiggin Sessions guest this week, Demetri Kofinas, is also reading the same book at the same time: Wilson’s The Meaning of Human Existence. It’s a page-turner, perfect for a late night snack and a glass of wine. And an early slumber. Let’s cut to the chase. Demetri and I are reading the book so you don’t have to. Before I get to the pertinent facts, let me explain how I got on this latest reading kick.