Evolution & the 2nd law?

Ken Howe howe at DARWIN.UCSC.EDU
Wed Nov 22 10:01:03 EST 1995


John,
I agree with your line of thinking, but isn't this a bit biocentric or 
anthropocentric? or at the very least, deterministic?
Ken
> 	 Locally, life may be observed as a tendency towards order.  But
> universally, life is a catalyst for the process of disorder.  Life merely
> harnesses energy to externalize the disorder that life itself generates.
> Have you been to a garbage dump lately?
> 
> >"What does a physicist know anyway?"  ;)
> 
> 	Only the half of it, it would seem.
> 
Does this also imply that molecular biologists, evolutionists and 
geneticists know the full story?

> -- 
> Unique ID : Ladasky, John Joseph Jr.
> Title     : BA Biochemistry, U.C. Berkeley, 1989  (Ph.D. perhaps 1998???)
> Location  : Stanford University, Dept. of Structural Biology, Fairchild D-105
> Keywords  : immunology, music, running, Green
> 
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