The Web of Life – Aspects of Life

Aspects of Life

All animals face challenges in meeting primal drives: getting enough to eat, relative safety, and reproduction. For many animals, social relations are also important as a keenly felt need and as a source of satisfaction. For animals with prolonged lives, urges are coupled to gratifications in a reinforcing feedback loop. Emotions incite impetus and provide the frustrations and momentary contentments that compel sustaining desires.