Gravity may not be strong enough to hold the universe back. If that is the case, in Bill Bryson’s words, “the universe will keep racing away forever until everything is so far apart that there is no chance of material interactions, so that the universe becomes a place that is inert and dead, but very roomy.” 235 more words
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“If you cross the mirror in the other direction, there really is a universe of self-reproducing digital code. When I last checked, it was growing by five trillion bits per second. 519 more words
I trust that you’ve been enjoying the Internet.
And the relative security of knowing that e.g. Facebook.com is really Facebook.
Perhaps more important for many; that their bank’s Internet presence is their bank and not just somebody pretending to be the bank; and that the sites that people access for software patches contain software patches to fix things and not trojans to spy on activity and to steal data. 341 more words