No entailing laws, but enablement in the evolution of the biosphere

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Biological evolution is a complex blend of ever changing structural stability, variability and emergence of new phenotypes, niches, ecosystems. We wish to argue that the evolution of life marks the end of a physics world view of law entailed dynamics. Our considerations depend upon discussing the variability of the very "contexts of life": the interactions… (More)
DOI: 10.1145/2330784.2330946

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@inproceedings{Longo2012NoEL, title={No entailing laws, but enablement in the evolution of the biosphere}, author={Giuseppe Longo and Ma{\"e}l Mont{\'e}vil and Stuart A. Kauffman}, booktitle={GECCO}, year={2012} }