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The Pattern which Connects Pleroma to Creatura: The Autocell Bridge from Physics to Life

The Pattern which Connects Pleroma to Creatura: The Autocell Bridge from Physics to Life Abstract By his own standards Gregory Bateson was unsuccessful in his life-long quest to explain how the informational or living realm (creatura) could emerge out of the energetic or physical realm (pleroma). Drawing upon recent insights in self-organization theory, the authors suggest a missing link connecting the realms; a simple spontaneously­arising, non-living, yet evolvable molecular […] read more