07 FEB 2014 by ideonexus

 Life Reduced to Bad Physics

Those reductionists who try to reduce life to physics usually try to reduce it to primitive physics—not to good physics. Good physics is broad enough to contain life, to encompass life in its description since good physics allows a vast field of possible descriptions. There is no reason why living beings should be compared to primitive machines which don't make use of feedback.
Folksonomies: physics life modeling
Folksonomies: physics life modeling
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Good physics is complex enough to account for life.

09 JAN 2013 by ideonexus

 Einstein's Eloquent Description of Humanism

Strange is our situation here upon earl Each of us comes for a short visit, not knowing why, yet sometimes seeming to divine a purpose. From the standpoint of daily life, however, there is one thing we do know: that man is here for the sake of other men—above e all for those upon whose smile and well-being our own happiness depends, and also for the countless unknown souls with whose fate we are connected by a bond of sympathy. Many times a day I realize how much my own outer and inner life...
Folksonomies: humanism altruism
Folksonomies: humanism altruism
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