“Information . . . is equivalent not to order, but to disorder.”
—- Schneider & Sagan
Into The Cool
Information is not too orderly, not too disorderly, but order within disorder, or vice-versa. Perfect order is static and meaningless. Total disorder is chaotic and meaningless. Meaningful Form emerges in the mean between extremes –-the Goldilocks zone.
“To put it bluntly, some scientists are willing to ‘create’ a veritable infinite number of alternate universes to avoid admitting that consciousness plays a role in the operation of our universe.”
—- Bernard Haisch, astrophysicist
And by understanding quantum information, they are understanding the substance of the universe---the very language of Nature.
—- Charles Seife
Decoding the Universe