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Response to DetlefK (Reply #3)

Tue Jan 8, 2019, 10:43 AM

5. Respectfully I think that's exactly backwards

A crystal should ideally have very low entropy. Ice has a lower entropy than liquid water and much lower than, say water vapor.

Furthermore if, per Shannon, information is entropy, then a mouse should have much higher entropy than a crystal as it takes many more variables to describe the mouse than the crystal.

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