Monthly Archives: November 2015

“Adami defines information as ‘the ability to make predictions with a likelihood better than chance”. I love that!

The Information Theory of Life

An anonymous reader writes with this story about Michigan State University Professor Cristop Adami and his quest to answer how life arose with mathematics. From the Quanta story: “Christoph Adami does not know how life got started, but he knows a lot of other things. His main expertise is in inform.…