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> From: everything-list@googlegroups.com [mailto:everything-
> Sent: Thursday, March 23, 2006 1:09 AM
> To: Everything List
> Subject: Re: Numbers
> Georges Quénot wrote:
> > That too can be discussed. It is not so sure that there
> > exist a set of equations of which a HP universe would
> > be a solution, especially if this universe must also
> > include a counterpart of me.
> As  I have pointed out, there is bound to be an equation to which
> any given number is the solution.

Could I draw your attention to the work of  Gregoryt Chaitin?

He has proven beyond doubt, using Godellian arguments, that some numbers or 
intrinsically random .ie. that there is NO formulaic prescription that will 
reach that number from any starting point.

It might help.

colin hales

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