Andrea@Boltzbrains

The first time I thought about making a video game was when I was about 15 years old. At the time I was totally into Resident Evil 2 and Resident Evil (yes, I played them in this order, I would say that it’s a bit of an habitude since the story repeated firstly with Doom, […]

What is a Maxwell’s Demon?

Did you ever notice how things go? Things fall apart, people grow old, memories fade out, good things abound, but invariably have a cost, and meanwhile the inner energy of isolated systems stays the same. This is Thermodynamics in three lines. In particular its First and Second Laws (that’s basically all there is to it). […]

What is Boltzbrains

Once upon a time there was a Boltzmann Brain* floating in space, all alone…and he dreamed of three guys: at first they were three theoretical chemists, but one day they became scientific game developers! This is the story of Boltzbrains in a nutshell! In our academic life we deal with the secret life of atoms […]

Maxwell’s Dæmons – the story

There is a mysterious land, a wild, eerie and paradoxical realm where no man ever walked. An unbelievably vast, uncharted territory filled with extravancies that no poet ever envisioned. Vast plains, towering, geometrical mountains, dizzying cliffs and other things for which there are no common words in our language.How far does one have to travel […]