Digging further into George Montañez’s new paper at BIO-Complexity, a lay-friendly version: Specified complexity allows us to measure how surprising random outcomes are, in reference to some probabilistic model. But there are other ways of measuring surprise. In Shannon’s celebrated information theory (Shannon 1948), improbability alone can be used to measure the surprise of observing […]

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## George Montañez: Using specified complexity to rule out Darwinian explanations

A lay-friendly version of Montanez’s paper at B IO-Complexity translates from the math.