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View of Universe Refined and Complicated

Category: Science & Technology
Posted: March 22, 2013 06:46AM
Author: Guest_Jim_*

The history of our understanding of the cosmic microwave background (CMB) is filled with scientists exploring curiosities. First it was an antenna picking up noise that could not be explained and later, with specialized telescope, we found structures that defy explanation beyond being observation artifacts or the result of unknown physics. Well new data from the ESA Planck space satellite, the latest specialized telescope, has revealed the truth about those structures, and cosmologists are practically buzzing about it.

The Planck satellite contains advanced instruments that are cooled to just a tenth of a degree above absolute zero in order to capture the low energy light that still remains from the Big Bang. According to our models of how the Universe formed, this light should be relatively even across the sky, so a picture in any one direction should not be too dissimilar from a picture in another direction. Planck's predecessor, WMAP, however discovered two structures that contradict those models; a cool spot and the 'axis of evil.' The axis divides the sky into two hemispheres with one half warmer, on average than the other. At the time it was suggested that these structures were both the result of error within WMAP's equipment, but Planck has also captured them, confirming these structures do exist.

The results of Planck's observations are not limited to confirming these structures though as it has also refined our measurements of the contents of the Universe, along with the Universe's age. The Universe now appears to be 13.82 billion years old and is 4.9% normal matter, 26.8% dark matter, and 68.3% dark energy. Neither dark matter nor dark energy have been rigorously explained.

Source: European Space Agency



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wavettore on March 23, 2013 12:02PM
Erroneously, traditional science theorizes that all energy existing in the Universe converged in One Point (with its own Space) and that from this Single Point, about 14 billion years ago, the whole Universe was created. Nevertheless, this theory is without foundations and destined to remain inconclusive. Its contradictions originate from Einstein's faulty conclusions and from the reverence shown by modern scientists who are too afraid to take a new stand that may not be "aligned" with the late scientist. Einstein believed that the Universe was like one closed Space and that one fixed number of atoms had always existed hence he did not believe that new atoms are constantly formed from waves. The Jewish scientist also believed the Space to be independent from the concept of Time. In this regard, his confusion may have originated from that word “Makom” which is used in the Bible to define without distinction God and also Space. Instead, any space (even the hypothetical original Point of energy) is always divisible.Each Space could be constantly split by one Movement that occurs at one Time. There are no Time and Movement if there is no Space. There are no Movement and Space without Time. There are no Space and Time without Movement. But if one of the three exists also the other two exist. If the Creation began by One Point existing in one Space prior to the Big Bang that same Point could not be the beginning of Time and Creator of All things. One Space before the Big Bang necessarily implies also the presence of a Time pre-existing that same event. Furthermore, one indivisible Point could not exist anyhow. In fact, the smallest Space could only be a sphere and even if the original Point of Energy (prior to the Big Bang) was infinitely small it could not have been a sphere. The sphere has a perimeter at the diameter but also smaller perimeters as we move upward or downward from the larger diameter. The concept of “infinitely small” precludes the possibility of smaller perimeters. The unimaginable Point, infinitely small (smaller than a sphere) and indivisible, if exploded would have spread its energy at once. The lack of Space in the indivisible Point infinitely small eliminates the possibility of Time and Movement for the Creation of the Universe. While, instead the Universe is created in Time. Thus, the Universe did not begin from One Space or from an indivisible Point (which does not exist). It is difficult for us to imagine the Creation also because God, as the First Source, caused the energy to expand but was never moved by any other preceding cause. The concept of causality existing in our World does not apply to God and Its Creation. In our World, life is a constant chain reaction. Everything we experience is the effect of a previous cause and also the cause for a new effect. In fact, we have no knowledge of any source that is now moving and that was not previously moved by another source. But how can any one "First Existence" evolve from nothing? Any existence (that we know of) lives always restricted within the three concepts Time, Space and Movement. As, for example, at any moment in Time you occupy one Space during your life which is Movement. The three concepts always exist together, or else is the lack of existence in our dimension. Time, Space and Movement started simultaneously when God, from a dimension of Stability, caused one Movement (called Big Bang) which symmetrically fragments and recombines all energy to form in Time one expanding Space, the Universe. Since the event of the Big Bang, the Universe is like One Mirror split into many small mirrors which are constantly joining and separating through this same Movement. Like in a big puzzle, every edge of each small mirror is symmetrically opposite and complementary to the mirror standing next on its side. Two contiguous small mirrors are attracted by this natural Movement and together they generate a new and third form of the same energy. http://www.wavevolution.org/en/freethinking.html http://www.wikinfo.org/Multilingual/index.php/Wavevolution

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