Everyday Prediction

So a few months ago I moved into a new apartment with two friends of mine, or rather one friend and the other guy we simply picked up along the way. But he turned out to be a really good friend as well so that was great. Anyway, we moved into this truly beautiful apartment…

Control Systems

Control systems, what are they?   Imagine a little room with two instruments. One checks the temperature of the room and displays it, the other is just a simple device with a slider that controls the temperature of the room. One more thing: there is another display above the door to this room that shows…

The Homeostatic Brain

The brain, what a marvelous thing in our heads. But what is it even good for? A very sobering view of the brain is that it controls the body. That’s it, nothing more nothing less. It can change the structure of our body and make our muscles move. But what is its purpose, what is…