Exploring the Sequential Sequence vs. Continuous Flow Debate, Quantum Mechanics, Philosophical Implications, and the Mysteries of Time.
Have you come across the concept of sacred, or cyclical time, that the Maya live with? It’s a key element of the old Mesoamerican calendar ( yes one of those Mayan calendars everyone was freaked out about in 2012). I wrote a book about it. Flies in the face of our v
Thanks for including Rovelli's viewpoint! Very fun stuff to think about.
I think about the instant of the Big Bang all the time. I tell myself that time and space didn't yet, not until that moment. Time is dependent on distance and speed, and if there was no distance, there could be no time; not only does it check out tautologically, but the idea of "time" being something that absolutely has to always flow no matter what seems silly to me. Rather, I should paraphrase: concluding that's the way nature works seems silly.
Pieces like these are always welcome, and they are always fun!
And, I am so glad I was able to help push the conversation along just a hair!