What is time?

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Postby Uniqor » Mon Oct 25, 2004 9:57 pm

Hi, future man, I thought I did explain...
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Postby ApocalypseOfWar » Mon Oct 25, 2004 11:59 pm

This was a pointless thread for many people cannot comprehend infinite... Oh well, maybe someday that concept will be fully understood. I hope I have offended some of you with this post, because I felt like SOME of you need a reality check that all we can do is question life, no one has an exact answer for anything because within an infinite Univers there are infinite possibilities. All we are able to do is come up with the closest possible 'assumption' to fit our theories.
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Postby Righteously Insane » Thu Oct 28, 2004 2:36 am

What is time? Easy answer. Time is 5.
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Postby surreptitious75 » Wed Jul 22, 2020 9:46 am

ApocalypseOfWar wrote:
If something doesnt have an end then it must not have a beginning because within infinite any point is the centre

What bearing does the end of something have on the beginning of it ?
Cannot something be finite at one end and infinite at the other end ?

Something which is infinite does not necessarily have to be infinite at both ends - although it can be - just one end
And so for example many infinite sets in maths will start with a specific number at one end then extend to infinity
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Re: What is time?

Postby Dan~ » Thu Jul 23, 2020 2:10 pm

ApocalypseOfWar wrote:My theory is that if you can distincly measure something, it is not infinite for the measurements would change all the time.

A person can zoom in, and not see what is visible when zoomed out.

Viewing infinity from close up, it appears to be finite, because you are only looking at a small piece of it.

Also, time is a perspective of memory.

If you had a higher dimensional mind, you could see time differently.

Right now, we are very zoomed in, and blind.
So we see a few years worth of moments.
It's not much.
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