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Complexity and Life

Lecture no. 14 from the course: Mysteries of Modern Physics: Time

Complexity and Life

Taught by Professor Sean Carroll | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course

Discover that Maxwell’s demon from lecture 10 provides the key to understanding how complexity and life can exist in a universe in which entropy is increasing. Consider how life is not only compatible with, but is an outgrowth of, the second law of thermodynamics and the arrow of time.

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