Why Octopuses Should Run Our National Security Infrastructure

Next time the government wants new ideas about how to protect our nation's security, it should consult an octopus. That's the unusual proposition of marine biologist Rafe Sagarin, a pioneer in the infant field of "natural security," where experts use models from nature to help them come up with emergency responses to… » 5/16/12 1:15pm 5/16/12 1:15pm