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Biomimicry

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Short presentation to fledgling Melbourne Biomimicry Swarm to underline the importance of deriving general principles of emergence, systems, complexity from biological models (the elephant in the room)

The final slide movie clip is from https://vimeo.com/46665891

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Biomimicry

  1. 1. My interest inBiomimicry Tony Smith Kororoit Institute 4 October 2012
  2. 2. 1 > My friend David Fox’s blog:http://www.greenr.com/blog/
  3. 3. 1 > My friend David Fox’s blog: http://www.greenr.com/blog/2 > Silo-breaking view of Emergence/Systems/Complexity
  4. 4. Ilya Prigogine,Robert Laughlin Multiverse Biology Physics Ecology Digital Socio- Computing technical
  5. 5. Ilya Prigogine, Stu Kauffman,Robert Laughlin elephant in room Multiverse Organic chemistry Biology Physics Ecology Digital Socio- Computing technical
  6. 6. Ilya Prigogine, Stu Kauffman,Robert Laughlin elephant in room Multiverse Organic chemistry Biology Physics Ecology Human civilisation Digital Socio- Computing technical Ralph Stacey, Bill Hall
  7. 7. Ilya Prigogine, Stu Kauffman, Robert Laughlin elephant in room Multiverse Organic chemistry Biology Physics Ecology Human civilisation Digital noitacfiidoc ,noitcartsbA Socio- Computing technical Stephen Wolfram, Ralph Stacey,too much of my life Bill Hall
  8. 8. Ilya Prigogine, Stu Kauffman, Robert Laughlin elephant in room Multiverse Organic chemistry Biology Physics Ecology Wolfram’s conjecture Human civilisation Second Law of Thermodynamics Digital noitacfiidoc ,noitcartsbA Socio- Computing technical Stephen Wolfram, Ralph Stacey,too much of my life Bill Hall
  9. 9. Gradientdissipation
  10. 10. GalaxiesMultiverse Biology StarsPhysics Planets Ecology Gradient dissipation Digital Socio-Computing technical
  11. 11. Galaxies Multiverse Biology Planetary Supernovæ,“metals”, spin Stars Physics 5505°C solar photons Biology Planets Ecology Gradient dissipation Digital Socio- Computing technical
  12. 12. Galaxies Multiverse Biology Planetary Supernovæ,“metals”, spin Stars Physics 5505°C solar photons Biology Predation, symbiosis Planets Ecology Negligible cost verbiage Gradient dissipation Digital Socio- Computing technical
  13. 13. Galaxies Multiverse Biology Planetary Supernovæ,“metals”, spin Stars Physics 5505°C solar photons Biology Predation, symbiosis Planets Ecology Draw accumulated assets Negligible cost verbiage Gradient dissipation What Digital Socio- Kelly’s Intermediaries, money, law Computing Technium technical Wants
  14. 14. Galaxies Multiverse Biology Planetary Supernovæ,“metals”, spin Stars Physics 5505°C solar photons Biology Predation, symbiosis Planets Ecology Draw accumulated assets Negligible cost verbiage Gradient Limits of simulation dissipation Stan Salthe: 50% efficiency cap rule of thumb Maximum entropy production WhatLocal rules Cellular for birth, survival, Digital Automata noitaluceps ),(aideM Socio- Kelly’s Intermediaries, money, lawslow dying Computing Technium technical Game of Life Wants
  15. 15. So you know which way we play?
  16. 16. Questions?

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