Friday, April 18, 2008

Edward Lorenz the Father of Chaos Theory

Chaos...that to some degree what my life is all about. Yours too?

Well Edward Lorenz, the man who taught us all about Chaos Theory has just died.

His studies led him to develop what became known as the "butterfly effect." The term stemmed from his 1972 academic paper "Predictability: Does the Flap of a Butterfly's Wings in Brazil Set off a Tornado in Texas?"
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