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One universe or infinite universes?

P. C. W. Davies

One universe or infinite universes?

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Published by Di Renzo in Roma .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cosmology.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPaul Davies.
    SeriesDialoghi
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB981 .D269 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination93 p. ;
    Number of Pages93
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22460757M
    ISBN 10888604478X
    OCLC/WorldCa43055133

    What would an Infinite Universe Mean? Do stars and spaces go on forever? Do the numbers of galaxies, and even of universes, have no end? Is our universe infinite in size and contents? Are there an infinite number of independent universes? Are there different kinds of infinite universes? Can infinities be nested—infinities of infinities?


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T he multiverse proposition, also called megaverse and the Landscape, purports that our universe is only one of an infinite number of universes, none of the others being observable.

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Observable universes like those are much more plenteous in the ensemble of universes than worlds like ours and, therefore, ought to be observed by us if the universe were but one member of a multiverse of worlds.

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People think that the Universe is infinite. Is the Universe infinite? Many people ask about the shape and the size of the Universe. The conception of the size of the Universe –if it is infinite or not- is very old. For instance, in Antiquity people and philosophers thought of the Universe as a closed Universe, finite, but with a border.