Big Freeze: Is Heat the end of everything?

When you die, you get buried, cremated, freeze dried, cannibalised or even left for vultures to be scavenged, depending on your beliefs and cultural circumstances; but what has that got to do with the death of the Universe? As a living organism, we are a well organised set of atoms and molecules with well structured biochemical processes, making our…

Agents of Chaos: Have we changed Earth’s Future?

In my earlier post Psychic: Time Past and Time Future, I discussed that scientifically, it is, by current means difficult to travel to Time Past, and impossible to reach the Time Future. How can you be at a future event which hasn’t occurred? On the other hand, it is problematic to alter the past, because as…

The Universe Begins: Baby Universe

“I swear to you, this would be the most profound thing you will ever hear in your lifetime”. “The sound, or the story?” “The sound, or the story? What’s the difference?” These were the words from the movie “Hawking“, by the character Arno Penzias, while being interviewed, who together with Robert Wilson won the 1978 Nobel…

Speed of Life?

You thought of meeting your date in the same place you first met? Well think again, you will never be at the same place ever again. Firstly, Earth is rotating. You can argue that within a day, your position on the Earth relative to the sun will be the same after about 24 hours (1…