The blockchain is a new class of information technology. Combining cryptography and distributed computing. To create a shared secure distributed database. Blockchain calls into question seeming unquestionable parameters of the modern world.
Self-organization theory deals with how global coordination within a system can result out of the local interactions between member parts. The theory of self-organization has grown out of many different areas from computer science to ecology and economics. Out of these areas has emerged a core set of concepts that are designed to be applicable to all self-organizing systems, from galaxies to living cells.
Entropy is a measurement of the number of degrees of freedom a system has. When the entropy goes up it requires more information to describe the state of the system and it would require work to be done in order to reconfigure the system into its original ordered state.