Tao 76

Death to change!

We are born into this word as meek and malleable creatures But when we leave it we are hard, rigid and strong. The flora surrounding us is no different: Fragile, supple and willowy in life, But dried, barren and withered in death. To be hard and unbending is death, To live is to accept change. … Continue reading

The perspective of time, galaxy formation and Conway’s Game of Life.

It’s commonly known that a fresh perspective on an old topic can bring new insights.  Only recently, though, have I thought about changing the perspective of time as a way to gain these insights. There seems to be an internet phenomenon these days where a piece of music is stretched over an interval much longer … Continue reading

Biology as Computation with Stephen Emmott

If you enjoy thinking about what life is, you’ll enjoy this.