Butterfly effect
In chaos theory, the butterfly effect is the sensitive dependence on initial conditions in which a small change in one state of a deterministic nonlinear system can result in large differences in a la...
Butterfly effect - Wikipedia
Butterfly effect - The Secret Life of Chaos - BBC 4 Preview
More about this programme: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00pv1c3 Chaos theory has a bad name, conjuring up images of unpredictable weather, economic crash...
Butterfly effect in popular culture
The butterfly effect is the phenomenon whereby a minor change in circumstances can cause a large change in outcome.
In arguably the earliest illustration of the butterfly effect in a story on film...