Emergent patterns in nature and society

How algorithms shape our world | TED video: Kevin Slavin

Inspiring words on the “physics of culture”:

“the landscape was always made by this weird and uneasy collaboration between nature and man, but now there is this third co-evolutionary force: algorithms… and we have to understand those as nature, and in a way they are”

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