A whole of parts and part of a whole

“Humans are not unitary individuals but superorganisms,” says Peter Kramer at the University of Padua. “A very large number of different human and non-human individuals are all incessantly struggling inside us for control.”

Think about all the cells, bacteria, viruses in a body.
Are they individuals?
Or simply dispensable parts in an organism?

Think about all the humans, animals, plants in a city.
Are they individuals?
Or simply dispensable parts in an organization?

Who am I?
An emergent phenomenon in the fractal.

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