Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Re: [Yasmin_discussions] Around Simulation II - Simulated Senses and the Un-Simulatable

> On Sat, Jan 22, 2011 at 12:35 PM, roger malina <rmalina@alum.mit.edu> wrote:
>> I would like to make the assertion that relying on digital simulations
>> is creating
>> a situation where we focus primarily on processes that are theoretically
>> simulatable or computable=
>> whereas there are many other processes that are just not
>> simulatable and there is a danger that we are developing huge blind spots
>> (similarly there are parts of the universe that are theoretically unobservable
>> eg the interior of a black hole, or the universe further away than
>> light could travel since the birth of the universe)
>> the work of artists , with its emphasis on triggering subjective
>> experience.and exploitation of phenomena that may be unsimulatable may
>> open up interesting
>> areas of research that computer scientists are not focused on
>> are there any examples ?

it is a strange question!
not to be self-referential but.. maybe these examples?

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