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Been discussed here at length.

But I stumbled across this, and it explores the question rather thoroughly and provides some interesting conclusions, among them, the idea that play offers an evolutionary advantage.

http://www.ted.com/talks/view/id/483
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Why play?

Because it won't play itself.
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Next question;

Why do some people have the need to analyse everything?!
 
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Ugavine wrote:
Next question;

Why do some people have the need to analyse everything?!


I don't know.

Why do some people have to question why some people have to analyze everything?
 
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Thanks for posting that link. A great talk, loved listening to it. I am a evolutionary biologist by profession, not working with animals though, but still I found this very interesting.
 
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MajorOracle wrote:
Ugavine wrote:
Next question;

Why do some people have the need to analyse everything?!


I don't know.

Why do some people have to question why some people have to analyze everything?


Hmm...I need toi do a study on this and look into this more....
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klz_fc wrote:
MajorOracle wrote:
Ugavine wrote:
Next question;

Why do some people have the need to analyse everything?!


I don't know.

Why do some people have to question why some people have to analyze everything?


Hmm...I need toi do a study on this and look into this more....


When your study is done I would like to review it...wait, what was this thread about?
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Ugavine wrote:
Next question;

Why do some people have the need to analyse everything?!


Analysis is itself a playful act, in that it is generated by a creative curiosity. One asks: why does this thing work in this way? why am I like this? why do I do what it is I do?

Why does it bother you?
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MajorOracle wrote:
klz_fc wrote:
MajorOracle wrote:
Ugavine wrote:
Next question;

Why do some people have the need to analyse everything?!


I don't know.

Why do some people have to question why some people have to analyze everything?


Hmm...I need toi do a study on this and look into this more....


When your study is done I would like to review it...wait, what was this thread about?


LOL
 
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