Insects, spiders, hyenas, amoeba, corvids, and humans: the complex feature of sociality exhibited in all these societies is in the upcoming special issue of Current Biology dedicated to the Biology of Societies.
Articles not to be missed are:
- Kin Selection versus Sexual Selection: Why the Ends Do Not Meet by Jacobus J. Boomsma
- Social Learning in Insects — From Miniature Brains to Consensus Building by Ellouise Leadbeater and Lars Chittka
- Social spiders by Duncan E. Jackson
- Social Immunity by Sylvia Cremer, Sophie A.O. Armitage, and Paul Schmid-Hempel