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## Maths came before music

The moment consciousness can differentiate many from one, it becomes fundamentally mathematically endowed. This is the precursor of axiomatic tautology of mathematics that can, given enough combinations, get as complex as you can imagine.

Mathematical skill therefore should predate musical skill in human evolution.

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## edward long 100+

## Pabitra Mukhopadhyay 50+

Humans and some higher order primates seem to develop the ability of recognizing 'self' as differentiated from everything else (mirror test) in childhood and some say that is differentiating ONE from Many. I don't fully agree.

2. Everything, or most things. In fact any simple configuration can get immensely complex proceeding of reiterations based on very simple rules (Game of Life). They can get so complex that at a later point it becomes extremely counter-intutive to imagine the simple origin and the dumb rules that give birth to the complexity.

3. No. But theory of evolution does require complexity coming out of simplicity not the vice verse.

## edward long 100+

## Pabitra Mukhopadhyay 50+

## edward long 100+

## Pabitra Mukhopadhyay 50+

Such formation of entropy islands is a verified fact in Chaos theory too.

## edward long 100+

## Pabitra Mukhopadhyay 50+