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Tarzan
07-16-2002, 07:22 AM
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><font color="#0000ff" face="arial" size="2"><span class="280071314-16072002">ageless ones,</span></font>
><font color="#0000ff" face="arial" size="2"><span class="280071314-16072002"></span></font>
><font color="#0000ff" face="arial" size="2"><span class="280071314-16072002">this quote, in ch 7, also amazed me...</span></font>
><font color="#0000ff" face="arial" size="2"><span class="280071314-16072002"></span></font>
><font color="#0000ff" face="arial" size="2"><span class="280071314-16072002">[begin quote]</span></font>
><font color="#0000ff" face="arial" size="2"><span class="280071314-16072002">true theoretical age cycle of the universe is extremely close to being exactly 120 wilcock constants in length, or very roughly 26 billion</span></font>
><font color="#0000ff" face="arial" size="2"><span class="280071314-16072002">[end quote]</span></font>
><font color="#0000ff" face="arial" size="2"><span class="280071314-16072002"></span></font>
><font color="#0000ff" face="arial" size="2"><span class="280071314-16072002">...because in a debate with my astronomer nephew years ago, i maintained that the universe really was 26 billion years old, an age that was immediately rejected by my nephew. i had no data to back me up--i just felt that 26 billion years was right, but, at that time, i simply dropped my26 billion-year assertion. now i realize that this number is at least the theoretical life-cycle age of the universe. it shows that intuition is frequently the first to arrive at a truth that is later verified. kinda like the old joke of scientists climing a mountain of knowledge, only to find meditating monks already sitting at the top. ;-)</span></font>
><font color="#0000ff" face="arial" size="2"><span class="280071314-16072002"></span></font>
><font color="#0000ff" face="arial" size="2"><span class="280071314-16072002">how much in your daily lives does your intuition play? i wonder.</span></font>
><font color="#0000ff" face="arial" size="2"><span class="280071314-16072002"></span></font>
><font color="#0000ff" face="arial" size="2"><span class="280071314-16072002">seth</span></font>