Electronic/World Wide Web>Blog:  Kelly, Kevin (February 22, 2006 at), The Forever Book, Retrieved on 2011-03-29
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    29 MAR 2011

     Creating a "Seed" of Civilization's Knowledge

    I’ve been thinking of civilization (the technium) as a life form, as a self-replicating structure. I began to wonder what is the smallest seed into which you could reduce the "genes" of civilization, and have it unfold again, sufficient that it could also make another seed again. That is, what is the smallest seed of the technium that is viable? It must be a seed able to grow to reproduction age and express itself as a full-fledge civilization and have offspring itself -- another replicatin...
    Folksonomies: knowledge civilization
    Folksonomies: knowledge civilization
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    Is there a way to compress a balanced essence of civilization's knowledge into a package that would allow it to reproduce?