July 28, 2010 Might there be a maximum power efficiency per unit fuel in a growing biological cell?The answer may be yes.
July 21, 2010 Can a physical system achieve a maximum power efficiency per unit “fuel” at a transition between dynamical order and chaos?
July 14, 2010 Stuart Kauffman attempts to apply Newton's three laws of motion to monetary policy.
July 7, 2010 We have so wanted a deductive theory from which all that specifically arises in the universe follows as a set of theorems. In this post, I want to give a (contrived) hypothetical example that it need not be so.
June 30, 2010 We have no adequate theory for why our universe is complex. Indeed, I will say that we can have no such complete theory.
June 22, 2010 Why is the universe complex? Stuart Kauffman argues it's because of broken symmetries.
June 15, 2010 Why Is The Universe Complex?.
June 10, 2010 Discrete Space, General Relativity, Dark Matter And The Casimir Effect.
June 4, 2010 The answer is surprisingly unclear.
Using the Hubble telescope, it took NASA scientists eight years to get a measurement of the expanding universe. This spiral galaxy -- NGC 4603 -- was the most distant galaxy helpful to the study.
May 28, 2010 Does a cosmological constant exist?
May 21, 2010 Stuart Kauffman is beginning to think of a dualism, Res Extensa and Res Potentia. It cannot kill us, he says, to think about it and it may be important.
May 17, 2010 Work on the origin of life is rapidly entering a phase of significant scientific progress.
May 10, 2010 Agents do. But when they do they introduce values and the strain between "ought" and "is."
May 3, 2010 Galileo Now: Eating of the Tree Of Knowledge
April 26, 2010 By Stuart Kauffman
Lloyd Blankfein, head of Goldman Sachs' revolving door with the U.S. government, is not alone. "Everyone was doing it." We know more and more of the squalid facts, from fattened Moody's questionable AAA ratings, to dollar per...
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