Chaos/Order

Saw a line in the Perl FAQ just now that made me think: "Computers are good at being predictable and bad at being random."

The counterpoint to this is that natural systems are good at being random and bad at being predictable. Natural systems like the weather, people, flight pattern of a bee, etc.

Things that make you go "hmmm...".

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