How ‘Order’ Emerges From The ‘Random’ Motion Of Particles In The Universe

October 9, 2012 in Physics, Space

Understanding how highly organized structures are able to form and emerge from the seemingly random motion of particles remains one of the primary goals of science.


The recent, and somewhat surprising, discovery of “self-organized electromagnetic fields in counter-streaming ionized gases (also known as plasmas) will give scientists a new way to explore how order emerges from chaos in the cosmos.”

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