24 Nov 2022 09:52 - 17 Jun 2023 08:29

- A term used by Rudy Rucker, with both mathematical definition but it also is a certain quality of the cosmos, a cousin perhaps to weirdness in the WS/Erik Davis sense.

- Maybe not. I think weirdness involves a certain amount of agent-detection, gnarliness is more a function of unknowability (or uncomputability).

- Hypothesis: souls are gnarly, and gnarly things are those with souls.

# Mathematics

- Gnarly processes are those in Wolfram Class 4: [Four Classes of Behavior: A New Kind of Science | Online by Stephen Wolfram [Page 231]](https://www.wolframscience.com/nks/p231--four-classes-of-behavior/)

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