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ON THE ORIGIN OF INFORMATION AND ITS COMMUNICATION APART FROM WORDS

By David B. Givens

March 4, 2017

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FIGURE 1: Timeline for the Evolution of Information


Before Information--Big Bang Birth of Universe (13.8 billion years ago)

Before Information--Quark-gluon Soup (13.8 billion years ago)

Electron-photon Communication—“I am here” (13.8 billion years ago)

Replication via DNA Polymer

Cell Membrane--Lipid Bilayer (* years ago)

Quorum Sensing--”I am here” (3.7 billion years ago)

Multicellular Life

Attached Filter Feeders

Free-swimming Larvae--Communication via Autoinducer

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Copyright © 2017 (David B. Givens/Center for Nonverbal Studies)