” Instead of having to be a member of the Royal Society to do science, the way you had to be in England in the 17th, 18th, centuries today pretty much anybody who wants to do it can, and the information that they need to do it is there. “


” In order to figure out how to make atoms compute, you have to learn how to speak their language and to understand how they process information under normal circumstances. “


” Every physical system registers information, and just by evolving in time, by doing its thing, it changes that information, transforms that information, or, if you like, processes that information. “


” If you wanted to build the most powerful computer you could, you can’t do better than including everything in the universe that’s potentially available. “


” All physical systems can be thought of as registering and processing information, and how one wishes to define computation will determine your view of what computation consists of. “


” If you take a more Darwinian point of view the dynamics of the universe are such that as the universe evolved in time, complex systems arose out of the natural dynamics of the universe. “


” Similarly, another famous little quantum fluctuation that programs you is the exact configuration of your DNA. “



All 7 Seth Lloyd Quotes about You in picture


Instead of having to be a member of the Royal Society to do science, the way you had to be in England in the 17th, 18th, centuries today pretty much anybody who wants to do it can, and the information that they need to do it is there.
In order to figure out how to make atoms compute, you have to learn how to speak their language and to understand how they process information under normal circumstances.


Every physical system registers information, and just by evolving in time, by doing its thing, it changes that information, transforms that information, or, if you like, processes that information.
If you wanted to build the most powerful computer you could, you can
All physical systems can be thought of as registering and processing information, and how one wishes to define computation will determine your view of what computation consists of.
If you take a more Darwinian point of view the dynamics of the universe are such that as the universe evolved in time, complex systems arose out of the natural dynamics of the universe.
Similarly, another famous little quantum fluctuation that programs you is the exact configuration of your DNA.
Topics: