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Thursday, August 30, 2012

Complexity: Life, Scale, & Civilization

SFI hosted a public panel discussion on the nature of complexity. "Complexity: Life, Scale, and Civilization" convened some of the biggest thinkers in science to grapple with some of the biggest questions in science.

"From the Big Bang to the Mayans, from the gene to the global economy, why is there complexity in the universe?" asks SFI External Professor David Krakauer, who moderated the discussion. "This is about the biggest questions you would ever want answered. Why are we here? What is the fate of our species? What is the fate of our planet?"

Complexity: Life, Scale, & Civilization

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