Shadow Vortex

September 9, 2010 at 4:11 pm (Metaphorical Concept) (, , , , , , , , , )

Shadow Vortex

The shadow vortex is a speculative object of pure chaos. To understand it properly, you must know about feedback. Feedback is the response to a force. It comes in two flavors. Negative feedback diminishes the effect of the original source.The day is hot so you sweat to cool yourself off. This is negative feedback. The result of negative feedback is homeostatis or equillibrium. Positive feedback, on the other hand, increases the original source. This can be seen, for example, in a highly infectious disease. Each person that gets sick makes it all the more likely that the disease will spread. Positive feedback results in explosions and viral effects. A Shadow Vortex is a speculative object that is pure positive feedback.
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