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Salvo 32

Salvo 32

Column: Deprogram — Topic: IDSalvo #32

The Law of Conservation of Information, Part III

Naturalistic Evolution, Meet a Utilitarian Philosopher's Method of Difference by Denyse O'Leary


Utilitarian philosopher John Stuart Mill (1806-1873) was a contemporary of Darwin. And no Bible thumper was he.

Information for Survival

Let's start with a fundamental problem: Life forms constantly seek solutions to the problem of staying alive. They maintain an exponentially higher level of information when alive than they will as corpses. But even a corpse contains vastly more information than the chemical elements that . . .


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