Re: All is information (was: All is number)

From: Eliezer Yudkowsky (
Date: Tue Aug 17 2004 - 01:57:24 MDT

Marc Geddes wrote:
> I don't see that an infinity of axioms (reality is
> uncountable) is a problem. We are not limited to
> axiomatic reasoning. Although higher level
> mathematical axioms would not be derivable from lower
> level mathetical axioms, we can still reason about and
> *prove* the higher level axioms using probabilistic
> reasoning.

IANAM but that sounded to me like nonsense.

Eliezer S. Yudkowsky                
Research Fellow, Singularity Institute for Artificial Intelligence

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