"Eliezer S. Yudkowsky" wrote:
> I should also note that "Alpha" now has a slightly different
> contrast-to-Omega meaning. If there's infinite computing power at the
> end of the Universe, there's equally infinite computing power at the Big
> Bang - the Alpha Point. One would expect that if an infinite amount of
> information-processing is going on, some Power-like beings would evolve
> by pure chance.
;))... perhaps i'm silly but since there is an infinite amount of info-processing the systems of automatic destruction of such beings would also be evolved by pure chance ;)