Don't dictate beliefs

Sep 5, 2012 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: The Star Press

No one else can say otherwise? That is basically saying those who do "believe in God" are better? Hardly.

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There are black holes through out our galaxy yet alone the universe. And everything known about them to science and the law of our universe prohibits them from just one day start to slowly expand and recreate everything sucked into them.
That's incorrect. Black holes evaporate. From http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hawking_radiatio... :

"Hawking radiation reduces the mass and the energy of the black hole and is therefore also known as black hole evaporation. Because of this, black holes that lose more mass than they gain through other means are expected to shrink and ultimately vanish"

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Well if he was hiding he would. Lots of Medicare fraud you know.
And we were doing so well until now. You had to make it personal, didn't you? You had to take a cheap shot. You realize that that opens the door both ways, don't you?

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Oh I see Merriam - Webster is now my private definition book? LOL
No, fool, it isn't.

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God gave you a brain to use. Use all of if.
Your god is a mythological creature. Grow up.

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Max Karl Ernst Ludwig Planck, ForMemRS[1](April 23, 1858 – October 4, 1947) was a German theoretical physicist who originated quantum theory, which won him the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1918.[2]
Planck made many contributions to theoretical physics, but his fame rests primarily on his role as originator of the quantum theory. This theory revolutionized human understanding of atomic and subatomic processes, just as Albert Einstein’s theory of relativity revolutionized the understanding of space and time. Together they constitute the fundamental theories of 20th-century physics. Both have led humanity to revise some of its most cherished philosophical beliefs, and have brought about industrial and military applications that affect many aspects of modern life.
Why bore me with this? Did you have a point?

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"Max Planck is universally recognized as the father of modern physics"
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Nonsense. That's Einstein:

[1] From "The father of modern physics" at http://www.mathscareers.org.uk/viewItem.cfm... "Today Einstein is considered the father of modern physics."
[2] From http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Albert_Einstein "Einstein is often regarded as the father of modern physics and the most influential physicist of the 20th century."
[3] "Why is Einstein considered the father of modern physics?" curiosity.discovery.com/question/why-einstein...
[4] "Albert Einstein is called the father of modern physics. He was the one who came up with most of the concepts of modern physics"
http://physics.tutorvista.com/modern-physics....
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Planck certainly has an honorable role as the inventor of the idea of the quantum.
Yes, I know. I already acknowledged that.
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That it was developed fully by others doesn't change the fact that he originated it.
Yes, thank you. I am aware of that as well. I'm not sure what your point is.
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Of course, it was Einstein, Bohr, Schrodinger, and others that really brought it to fruition (and modified it greatly from what Planck proposed).
Yes, I also know that, and noted as much.

I'm not sure why you're telling me, though. Is your comment related to Dim's claim that Planck was the father of modern physics, or to my rebuttal to it naming Einstein instead?

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cdms.berkeley.edu/Jan 5, 2009 – Dark matter constitutes approximately a quarter of all matter ... matter and energy in the universe is referred to as dark energy.... at the Soudan Underground Laboratory in Minnesota where in it ...
Dark matter some of which is light is not matter at all.
Dark matter attracts and works on an individual bases while Dark matter repels but only seems to work as a whole (entire universe all at once) entity
Sudan does deal in some dark energy experiment. And I was told was expanding to run 2 or 3 labs for dark energy.
This is incoherent. You really need to stifle about science.

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The free will God gave you was to accept him and go to heaven or choose Satan and go to hell, which is reserved for the Devil and his followers. Only a fool would choose the latter
Only a fool would believe either, Dim.
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God is perfection and will not allow sin into heaven. He is the Creator, and that is his right. Your opinion of his plan is irrelevant to God.
Your fables about sky pixies are irrelevant.

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" What percentage of the population did Noah and his family make up?
None. Noah was a mythological character as well.

And what a hare-brained myth it is. Your god allegedly drowned nearly the earth in order to start his project over. Hardly a surgical strike, he managed to nearly kill all of the vegetation, fish, birds, and terrestrial animals as well. That's pretty bad work, but not the worst part of it.

Unfortunately, instead of completely sterilizing the earth, starting fresh, and creating a race of sinless creatures that knew him intuitively, your god is said to have used the same breeding stock!

Worse, his exemplar of perfection was the drunk Noah. Not surprisingly, your god wound up with more of the same kind of people that he had just murdered.

Why don't you worship that for both of us. I have better things to do with my life.

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Opposition to evolution
Irrelevant. The issue is decided. The theory is confirmed. Move on if you can.

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LMAO
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I see you still have problems accepting that according to the Bible, the ratio of a circle's circumference to its diameter is three.

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Do you know The theory of angular momentum?
If you did you would not need to post this dribble.
Actually, I'm not familiar with it.

Why don't you explain it to me and then tell me why planets are spinning the "wrong way"?

Once you've done that, please explain what the "right way" for a planet to spin is.

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Yes there are. But the fact is a black hole has never started to expand slowly
As your Big Bang singularity theory states. And the claim that the laws of physics did not take affect until science says is bull. Science cannot turn on and off the laws of the universe.
Ramble on

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A bit of both. Dark matter keeps its density upon expansion. When you put that property into the laws of gravity, you get accelerating expansion.
Thanks, I'll remember that.

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Well, the goal is to find laws that *do* apply. What we know is that general relativity has to be modified to encompass the quantum aspects and we don't know how to do that.
I wonder whether CERN will come up with some new explanations.

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There is an unknown dark matter that repels science believes. Because they can't find any reason for the universe to be expanding at an increasing rate.
That dark matter is not fact it is a guess and science in now in search of that dark matter. However even if that dark matter exist ( I think it does ) it cannot break apart a singularity in the middle of a black hole.
Can't it? How do you know this?

I'd say that dark matter/energy are provisional hypotheses to explain real phenomena. Unlike your failed god hypothesis, no-one is required to believe them.

If someone comes up with a better hypothesis based on further observations, they could be heaved out of the door. When does anything analogous ever happen in religion?

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The glossary of my college introductory biology text,...
That's a couple of massive posts for you to just display your complete and total lack of comprehension on the topic of linguistic patterns used within the scientific community.

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KJV, Oxford:

http://oxforddictionaries.com/definition/engl...

Added just a few years ago, I remember the day fondly, I love that word. When a word is used, by anyone, it gets added to the dictionaries eventually, because that's what they do.

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No matter how much fundamentalists might protest to the contrary, there is a world of difference between faith in scientific theories (produced using the scientific method, and subject to near-continual testing and scrutiny) and faith in the entirely unsupported myths recorded 3000 years ago by slave-holding goat herders.
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From Wikipedia:
Max Karl Ernst Ludwig Planck,(April 23, 1858 October 4, 1947) was a German theoretical physicist who ORIGINATED QUANTUM THEORY, which won him the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1918.
Planck made many contributions to theoretical physics, but his fame rests primarily on his role as ORIGINATOR OF QUANTUM THEORY.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Max_Planck
[Max] Planck is recognised as the ORIGINATOR OF THE QUANTUM THEORY, while Heisenberg formulated one of the most eminent laws of quantum theory, the Uncertainty Principle, which is occasionally also referred to as the principle of indeterminacy.
http://www.thebigview.com/spacetime/quantumth...
Who is the ORIGINATOR OF THE QUANTUM THEORY?
Answer:Max Planck 'discovered' Quantum theory in 1900. The theory basically describes energy being emitted in quanta each of which has an energy equal to h&#957;, where h is the Planck constant (named after its discoverer) and &#957; is the frequency of the radiation.
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/Who_is_the_originat...
Max Planck:- ORIGINATOR OF QUANTUM THEORY
http://www.esa.int/esaSC/SEM4XRL26WD_index_0....
Max Planck
AKA Max Karl Ernst Ludwig Planck
Born: 23-Apr-1858
Birthplace: Kiel, Germany
Died: 4-Oct-1947
Executive summary: ORIGINATOR OF QUANTUM THEORY
http://www.nndb.com/people/229/000058055/

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