[Fis] Denumerability of information (I)

2009-03-31 Thread Pedro C. Marijuan
(message I, from Michel Petitjean about the contents of the COST Proposal) -- Dear All, I would just add two points: (1) In the paragraph: There is information in cells... it would be useful to add that information is stored in data banks as

Re: [Fis] Denumerability of information (I)

2009-03-31 Thread Stanley Salthe
Addressing Michel's posting -- I would interpret 'denumerability' as used here as an externalist concept, compared with 'amount' of information (this amount left vague) as being closer to the internalist view that might be held within the cell itself. Scientists may try to assess how much