Oscillators can affect each other. The swinging pendulums of two clocks placed side-by-side will eventually synch their motion.
Particular types of fireflies in Asia can synch their flashes even when their numbers are thousands.
Oscillators can degrade to a state of disorder, losing synchronicity.
This intersection offers the thought that nothing is exclusive of anything else.
Industry of randomness. Creating a random number generator is easier said than done.
<ul><li>People often hold the misconceived idea </li></ul><ul><li>that events which are unpredicted or unpredictable by humans are random. Lack of understanding is not the same as randomness. </li></ul>
Do things happen for a reason? Delightful or horrific coincidence is simply the product of chance.
“ [A] boy caught a ten-pound cod […] and presented [it] to his grandmother. When the grandmother opened up its stomach she found inside a diamond ring – a family heirloom that she had lost while fishing […] ten years earlier.”
In a room of twenty-three people, the chances of any two people sharing a birthday are 50/50.