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Unformatted text preview: directly affect something, it’s a bunch of things that lead to a change A particular thing reverberates, cascades through the entire system, huge affect. Ripple effect. Spontaneous self organization. Micro relationships lead to self organized flock. Napster- Too Many Variables Complexity Came from Chaos theory Can broadly predict things- can never predict minute to minute The most you can do is look at nature in terms of macro-relationships Micro rules make up the macro. Repetition. Has dynamics that hold us together Same dynamics as brain. Highly localized connections. No head neuron Lot of redundancy built into the brain. Human beings want mechanical explanations. A+B=C....
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- Spring '07
- Physics, Randomness, Butterfly effect, High level analogy