October 27, 2017

Searching for DARK MATTER

  THE EXISTENCE OF DARK MATTER is a 20th century discovery. The first scientist to postulate the existence of Dark Matter was the little known Swedish […]
July 20, 2015

Time Dissected

In discussing time it is essential to first distinguish between what I call personal time, clock time, cosmic time, and no time. PERSONAL TIME: Personal time is […]
August 31, 2012
Phantom Instants, Two-Faced Time, the Empty Bag of Space, and The Illusionistic Nature of Perception

Phantom Instants, Two-Faced Time, the Empty Bag of Space, and The Illusionistic Nature of Perception

(Below is my entry in a FQXi essay contest sponsored in part by Scientific American)   An advantage a layperson brings to questioning basic physical assumptions […]