Infinity is not just a big number. Infinity is the context of all numbers. As they get larger, numbers may only approach (but never arrive at) infinity.
In our physical universe two places where the numbers begin to resemble infinity mathematically are Astrophysics and Particle Physics – the polar extremes of the very large and very small.
Two TV documentary programs dealing with Astrophysics and Particle Physics were released recently on the PBS Nova series:
• Pluto and Beyond, and
• Einstein’s Quantum Riddle
Fascinating stuff for nerds (like me) interested in such things.
Advice to Al Franken: Time wounds all heels, just get a grip – on yourself this time.
Islam is only ‘the religion of peace’ if you are one of the mindless slugs who believe in it.
EVERYTHING I NEEDED TO KNOW ABOUT ISLAM I LEARNED ON 9/11
“In the name of Allah, the Most Merciful, the Most Compassionate,” a terrorist declares on the Flight 93 cockpit recording. That’s followed by the sounds of the terrorists assaulting a passenger.
“Please don’t hurt me,” he pleads. “Oh God.”
As the passengers rush the cabin, a Muslim terrorist proclaims, “In the name of Allah.”
Washington State recently legalized marijuana and gay marriage on the same day, which makes perfect sense Biblically because Leviticus 20:13 clearly states:
“If a man lies with another man they should be stoned.”