RE: Structure vs Substance?
As I understand it, Entropy, in Thermodynamics, is the tendency for heat to==============================================
move to cold, and all things to become equal. This fits your description
So now where does structure fit in? I would argue that structure is the
ultimate result of Entropy: the end leveling effect that makes everything
the same. Quite the opposite of whimsy...
Let's consider the opposite of Entropy: concentrations of matter into
clumps, concentrations of heat (such as the sun, or a black hole).
As the Universe progresses toward the entropy state, disorder and chaos
increase. Synonyms for whim or whimsy include caprice, vagary.
| Nullius in Verba |
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