Two words: Fuck and Yes.
From Matt Bellamy's Twitter page: "All natural and technological processes proceed in such a way that the availability of the remaining energy decreases. In all energy exchanges, if no energy enters or leaves an isolated system, the entropy of that system incre,cre,cre,cre,c,c,c.reases.
Energy continuously flows from being concentrated, to becoming dispersed, spread out, wasted and useless. New energy cannot be created and high grade energy is being destroyed. An economy based on endless growth is..."
I think it's genius. Muse have recognised the direction popular music seems to be taking and they've twisted it, bent it, and thrown it back in our shocked faces.
Although there have been very mixed opinions on this revolution (many negative) I love it already and cannot wait to hear the full album! It is remnant The Prodigy, Enter Shikari and Skrillex's collaborations with Korn. Priceless!