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Live fast die young: Updating signal detection theory


October 18, 2017

Signal detection theory holds that in a predator-prey relationship, prey animals will show more wariness and be more prone to flee as predators become more common. New work from the University of California, Davis, shows that in a more realistic model, animals may become less wary as the risks of predation increase. The work has implications in a wide range of fields. Full Story

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