On Tue, Oct 30, 2012 at 3:25 AM, Roger Clough <rclo...@verizon.net> wrote: > Hi Stathis Papaioannou > > Building more complex structures out of simpler ones > by a simple set of rules (or any set of rules) seems to violate the second law > of thermodynamics. Do you have a way around the second law ? > > What you are proposing seems to be goal-directed behavior > by the gods of small things.
Total entropy increases but local entropy can decrease. It's why life exists even though the universe is running down. -- Stathis Papaioannou -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Everything List" group. To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org. To unsubscribe from this group, send email to everything-list+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. For more options, visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/everything-list?hl=en.