Re: That (not so) idiot Darwin

From: J. R. Molloy (
Date: Wed Jan 17 2001 - 12:14:37 MST

From: "Technotranscendence" <>
> At first glance, this is somewhat similar to the argument in _Evolution
> Entropy_.

Yes, it has some parallels, I suppose. Anyway, for me to feel comfortable
with this terminology, I'd like to see the term extropy correspond to
evolution, and entropy to devolution. That makes more sense to me. The
only kind of evolution that I can see as entropic would involve a change
in the meaning of evolution such that it implies a movement toward the
heat death of the universe. To me, that connotes the devolution of

Stay hungry,

--J. R.
3M TA3

Useless hypotheses: consciousness, phlogiston, philosophy, vitalism, mind,
free will

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