Darwinian Poetry

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I should probably post this in the General Discussion forum instead of Other Sciences, but hey...if the Boston Globe (where I found this) can post this in their science section, then I can post this here!

http://www.codeasart.com/poetry/darwin.html [Broken]

In summary, it's a little experiment to evolve poetry via artifical selection of randomly generated phrases that can reproduce (or die off) and mutate.
 
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Yep, proves evolution to me :>

man amused funny the
thing shows only to make
coherent sentences intelligence
required is

garbage produced we have so
intelligence there isn't required
but is sense in order for to make things

proves here are we of kind it
some super-intelligence because of
 
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Originally posted by O Great One
man amused funny the
thing shows only to make
coherent sentences intelligence
required is

garbage produced we have so
intelligence there isn't required
but is sense in order for to make things

proves here are we of kind it
some super-intelligence because of
But, from chaos comes order. It's the way of things.
 
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Originally posted by O Great One
thing shows only to make
coherent sentences intelligence
required is
Don't read too much into it...it's just someone's fun experiment with artificial selection applied to language. It's not meant to be a proof of biological natural selection. :wink:
 

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