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Boundaries of chaos and determinism in the cosmos

  title={Boundaries of chaos and determinism in the cosmos},
  author={Mark C. Neyrinck and Shy Genel and Jens Stucker},
According to the standard model of cosmology, the arrangement of matter in the cosmos on scales much larger than galaxies is entirely specified by the initial conditions laid down during inflation. But zooming in by dozens of orders of magnitude to microscopic (and human?) scales, quantum randomness reigns, independent of the initial conditions. Where is the boundary of determinism, and how does that interplay with chaos? Here, we make a first attempt at answering this question in an… 

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