Received: by alpheratz.cpm.aca.mmu.ac.uk id HAA24493 (8.6.9/5.3[ref email@example.com] for cpm.aca.mmu.ac.uk from firstname.lastname@example.org); Fri, 25 Jan 2002 07:12:38 GMT Date: Thu, 24 Jan 2002 23:08:17 -0800 Message-Id: <200201250708.g0P78Ha19729@mail18.bigmailbox.com> Content-Type: text/plain Content-Disposition: inline Content-Transfer-Encoding: binary X-Mailer: MIME-tools 4.104 (Entity 4.116) X-Originating-Ip: [220.127.116.11] From: "Joe Dees" <email@example.com> To: firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: Re: The Barren Desolate Wasteland of Superdeterminism Sender: email@example.com Precedence: bulk Reply-To: firstname.lastname@example.org('binary' encoding is not supported, stored as-is)
> <email@example.com> firstname.lastname@example.orgDate: Thu, 24 Jan 2002 14:05:17 +0100
> Re: The Barren Desolate Wasteland of SuperdeterminismReply-To: email@example.com
>On 23 Jan 2002, at 23:31, Philip Jonkers wrote:
>> Everything consists of
>> particles which all obey quantum equations of motion, so everything
>> possesses an intrinsic indeterministic seed.
>I never really buyed the quantum mechanics idea, i think the
>pseudo-indeterministic observations just result from the current
>inability to measure it right cause we lack the tools and knowledge.
>Einstein said something like "God doesn't dice" but even if God
>DOES dice there are still physical rules which define what the
>outcome of the game will be. I think true randomness does not
>exists, it is rather an illusion like free will for instance.
Einstein himself did work on Brownian motion, and Heisenberg's Uncertainty Principle and Godel's Incompleteness Theorems I and II are mathematically proven. To say that certain classes of quantum and complex reality obey statistical and probabilistic, rather than individual, laws is to assert a degree of randomness on an individual basis for individual members of the sets.
>This was distributed via the memetics list associated with the
>Journal of Memetics - Evolutionary Models of Information Transmission
>For information about the journal and the list (e.g. unsubscribing)
Looking for a book? Want a deal? No problem AddALL!
http://www.addall.com compares book price at 41 online stores.
This was distributed via the memetics list associated with the
Journal of Memetics - Evolutionary Models of Information Transmission
For information about the journal and the list (e.g. unsubscribing)
This archive was generated by hypermail 2b29 : Fri Jan 25 2002 - 07:20:53 GMT