Re: [Fis] BBC Doco; Cell

2011-03-28 Thread Robin Faichney
Monday, March 28, 2011, 12:05:54 AM, Gavin wrote: Even at the most basic level of an organism's communication with its environment. There is no discernable information exchange. Every single one of our senses is an energy transduction structure-processing unit. All we do is transduce say

Re: [Fis] BBC Doco; Cell

2011-03-28 Thread Gavin Ritz
Well then we totally agree on that. The second part of your response then, if some energy transduction has the properties of information flow where is it (what are these properties) and if it's there how do we measure it either qualitatively or qualitatively. Because it looks like to me, any

[Fis] BBC Doco; Cell

2011-03-27 Thread Gavin Ritz
I watched a BBC documentary on the weekend with a friend who recommended it. It was a really interesting and well presented programme. Some very far out stuff about the creation of life. However what I observed again (now more than ever before) that the DNA molecule is an information carrying