Archive | August 2017

BioCybernetics: A Biological Clock System

Many articles on biocybernetics focus on a single system in the organism. This may be because a biological entity is thought as being too complex to be considered in its entirety.

But many system properties are only understandable when the cooperation of its parts are considered.

Cybernetics is meant to be concerned with those properties of systems that are independent of their concrete material or components. The only way to abstract a system’s physical aspects or components while still preserving its essential structure and functions is to consider relations: how do the components differ from or connect to each other? How does the one transform into the other?… Cybernetics, is interested in processes where an effect feeds back into its very cause.. Read More…