The Recursive Universe

This fascinating popular science journey explores key concepts in information theory in terms of Conway's "Game of Life" program.

The Recursive Universe

Author: William Poundstone

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 048649098X

Page: 248

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This fascinating popular science journey explores key concepts in information theory in terms of Conway's "Game of Life" program. The author explains the application of natural law to a random system and demonstrates the necessity of limits. Other topics include the limits of knowledge, paradox of complexity, Maxwell's demon, Big Bang theory, and much more. 1985 edition.

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