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“It has been said that something as small as the flutter of a butterfly’s wing can ultimately cause a typhoon halfway around the world” – Chaos Theory (aka the Butterfly Effect)
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According to the Sensitive Dependence on Initial Conditions theory, also called the Chaos Theory, but more known to mainstream media as the Butterfly Effect, “the flap of a butterfly’s wings might ultimately cause a tornado” (Peter Dizikes, February 22, 2011). 224 more words
There’s a branch of mathematics called Chaos Theory – the idea that “within the apparent randomness of chaotic complex systems, there are underlying patterns, constant feedback loops, repetition, self-similarity, fractals, self-organization, and reliance on programming at the initial point known as sensitive dependence on initial conditions.” 3,782 more words
Implied by the sandstorms, the storm keys were en route. Not to be taken unawares, the tricksiest of the Pixies came alive in the ferment & brought the lightning. 390 more words
Schrödinger has a theory.
I have a box.
The box has a cat.
This is what separates me from mortal scientists. They are satisfied to remain within their bubble, toying with theorems and playing professor, fondling their formulae with the smug self-satisfaction unique to men who think themselves wise. 604 more words