A von Neumann probe, or self-replicating spacecraft, is an exciting concept with regard to space exploration. Applying John von Neumann’s concept of Universal Assemblers to spacecraft, probes launched to star systems could seek out resources, construct more of itself and launch to other star systems. 631 more words
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There’s a time in every geek’s development when they learn of Conway’s Game of Life. This is usually followed by an afternoon spent on discovering that the standard rule set has been chosen because most of the others just don’t do interesting things, and that every idea you have has already been implemented. 1,262 more words
Yes, we continue to remain very busy.
However, in spite of all that busy-ness, in whatever spare time I have ], I cannot help but “think” in a bit… 611 more words