On Fri, Jan 3, 2014 at 2:05 AM, meekerdb <meeke...@verizon.net> wrote:
> On 1/2/2014 10:55 PM, Jason Resch wrote: > > What do you think about the idea that the whole course of the universe >> was set at that (near) singularity at the beginning of the universe? >> > > What do you mean by universe? Clearly we don't remain (or aren't in) > just a single possible ((future) history). > > > I mean multiverse. How does it get started? > I believe in block time, so there is no start or end. I think there is a collection of states and stable patterns that exist and perceive, within even larger stable patterns. > There's just this one pure ray in Hilbert space - what does it mean for > it to get projected onto different subspaces? > Is it wrong to say something to the effect of all solutions to the Shrodinger equation are satisfied? > The Wheeler-Dewitt equation is famously timeless, so it's not clear why > anything happens at all. Or do you hypothesize an eternal past? > Wheeler-Dewitt showed what Einstein and Feynman with his diagrams suspected, and what I think many thought experiments can help show, that time, as something that changes what exists, does not exist. Jason -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Everything List" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to everything-list+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email to email@example.com. Visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/everything-list. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/groups/opt_out.