At the center of the discussion are three technical papers, each co-authored by one or more of the three members of the podcast discussion.
In analysis of fine-tuning, No Free Lunch Theorems, and conservation of information, Bernoulli’s PrOIR is foundational.
Dr. Marks is obviously right. A sculpture has more information than the raw material from which the image was sculpted.
All software engineers have been burnt by those sneaky “bugs” that manage to get past the defenses.
Beyond lies the unique realm of the human, no matter what addled things Stephen Hawking may say about computers “replacing” us.