Category Archives: Cosmology

Bang! – – – – and a flat universe from nothing

Incomprehension and doubt Where do we come from and where are we going? These are questions we humans have asked in all times. Personally I can not see that I am here for a specific purpose and accept that my existence has arisen by coincidence. If a meteorite had not fallen unto earth 65 million years ago the dinosaurs might still have been here and no humans could have existed. And if my great grandfather had made just a little different path of life he would not have married my…

Finding your doppelganger in the Multiverse

  In December I watched a science program on TV about the idea of there being not only our Universe, but a lot of Universes, that we are part of a Multiverse. (The Fabric of the Cosmos: Universe or Multiverse? with Brian Greene). I don’t find the idea of a Multiverse impossible, but what I reacted against was, that in stead of focusing on the eventual proof of a Multiverse or on how such proofs could be found, the focus was on the possibility that each and one of us…