POV Crypto Episode 35 — Bitcoin Biology w/ Brandon Quittem
Brandon Quittem, aka Bitcoin Mushroom Man, is famous for his article comparing Bitcoin to Mycelium, a similarly antifragile, decentralized network of activity.
Has written a famous article, that compares Bitcoin, to Mycelium, the underground fungal network, complete with anti-fragile immune system, nutrient production and energy extrapolation mechanism.
David and Christian get exited about taking a satellite-view of cryptocurrency and crypto-economic networks, and discuss how they relate to biology and other networks found in this crazy universe.
Topics of Conversation
- Decentralized networks off ALL kinds
- The functions of mycelium and the functions of Bitcoin
- Evolution, Biology, and Bitcoin
- Energy extrapolation by decentralized networks
- The Great Filter, and how Bitcoin may allow us to pass it