Quote Originally Posted by nonsqtr View Post
That's a pretty amazing statement from a physicist.
People throw "emerge" around like it's some miracle thing that happens every day in non sentient systems. Sort of like people have everything evolving from politicians, to technology, to the Constitution...

Looking at Thermo, everything devolves without the an intervention intelligent actor(s).
Things, situations, and especially better stuff does not emerge, it is shaped by the various forces acting upon it.

It's just a pet peeve.
Politics is the other forum...
Actually it says "The Politics Forums" right at the top of the page...

Actually, I just used the AstroMarxist movement as an example of something that people would have us believe, but it is planned, bought, and paid for...