Re: Tipler's Conjectures

Date: Fri May 04 2001 - 12:58:12 MDT

In a message dated 5/4/2001 2:33:47 PM Eastern Daylight Time, writes:

<< Just a quibble. I don't know what the consensus is on the underlying
 physics, but if the quote above is an accurate description "it looks as if
 the universe will expand forever and the mass density will get lower and
 lower", then the conclusion "eventually it will reach to nearly zero"
 doesn't follow. Remember asymptotes. The density can keep getting lower
 forever, without ever getting close to zero.
 Chris >>
That is classical physics. Perhaps, the purpose of intelligent life is to
correct entropy?

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