NKS and the Nature of Space and Time

Oyvind Tafjord
Wolfram Research

I will review some of the ideas in A New Kind of Science regarding the abstract nature of space and time. In particular I will talk about the concept of causal networks arising from the evolution of simple rule systems, and how familiar physical concepts, such as special relativity, arise in a natural and fundamental way.

Created by Mathematica  (April 20, 2004)

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