A “Normal Day” for C.S. Lewis

"We now settled into a routine which has ever since served in my mind as an archetype, so that what I still mean when I speak of a 'normal' day (and lament that normal days are so rare) is a day of the Bookham pattern." - pg. 172, Surprised by Joy A habit I had … Continue reading A “Normal Day” for C.S. Lewis

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Why is there Something Rather than Nothing? ~ A Brief Overview

Summary: The general question often asked is, “Why is there something rather than nothing?” but I believe this question is misleading because it fails to distinguish between two tightly-knitted questions: “Why does there exist something rather than nothing?” and “Why is there this thing rather than some other thing?” A few arguments have been presented … Continue reading Why is there Something Rather than Nothing? ~ A Brief Overview

How do we Measure Space and Time ~ A Brief Overview

Summary: The question concerning our metrics of Space and Time could be rephrased by asking the quite conventionalist question, “What provides us the most stability between measurements of space and time?” And to answer this question, I believe it is best to begin by addressing the problems concerning the measurements of space and time (intuitive … Continue reading How do we Measure Space and Time ~ A Brief Overview