Tag: cosmology

34 What should a rational person accept as a miracle? 2011-07-30T18:29:22.660

33 What is the purpose of the universe? 2011-07-26T17:14:10.063

19 Is the universe isomorphic to a universal turing machine? 2011-07-30T23:17:11.447

13 Does refuting the fine-tuning argument for the existence of God necessarily require belief in a Multiverse? 2015-11-27T08:38:35.160

12 What is the best scientific argumentation against the Dust Theory? 2011-08-05T00:34:22.790

12 How could our universe suddenly appear out of nothingness? 2014-10-06T23:44:17.597

9 What is nothing? 2015-04-29T22:57:27.140

9 Has religion adapted to modern cosmology and if so how? 2017-02-14T22:48:02.327

8 How do proponents of the Cosmological argument respond to the nature of time? 2011-06-20T22:15:28.860

8 What is a miracle, and why should it influence our metaphysical beliefs? 2014-07-04T17:09:45.067

7 What role does "counting histories" play in Deutsch's critique of the "simulation argument"? 2012-01-26T20:58:49.237

6 Can there be Creation Ex Nihilo? 2014-04-30T23:41:48.530

6 Are uncomputable numbers/things a problem for Wheeler's "it from bit"? 2018-12-02T01:22:32.467

5 How is concept of Nature different from a concept like God? 2013-01-04T16:39:25.003

5 Should Time and Space Serve as Necessary or Contingent modalities of Division in Cosmology? 2013-07-17T03:03:11.417

5 Can the fine-tuning problem be finessed out of existence via the multi-verse? 2013-09-20T05:49:28.840

5 Flawed argument involving anthropic principle? 2014-09-18T06:25:02.630

5 How can God be temporal if he never began? 2018-10-10T13:45:08.877

4 Can we ever know the origin of universe? 2013-03-15T10:49:10.700

4 Is a theory of physics possible with no constants? 2013-09-20T06:16:35.027

4 GUT and TOE as Fallacies of Misplaced Concreteness? 2014-03-12T19:12:17.593

4 Are there any non-scientific non-religious cosmology theories proposed in recent times? 2019-09-05T14:00:33.830

3 Can Schmidhuber's hypothesis reproduce all types of universes? And Wheeler's it from bit? Or Weizsäcker's ur-theory? 2018-11-18T15:36:23.523

3 Can many worlds interpretation have universes with different laws? 2018-12-12T21:12:04.843

3 Did Stephen Hawking think that logic is contingent on physics? 2020-01-12T16:10:23.603

2 Why is there a God rather than nothing? 2013-01-15T19:12:37.300

2 Is a void where the laws of physics hold actually a void? 2013-07-14T15:45:15.000

2 What makes primitive cosmology primitive? 2014-04-09T20:45:21.117

2 If X cannot emerge from nothingness, must X's existence be the decision of a Creator? 2016-01-01T23:14:11.467

2 Why is aidios, aionios, and aion translated eternal in Plato's Timaeus? 2016-07-14T15:13:37.310

2 Luck of certainty 2017-10-27T08:12:29.983

2 Questions about Frank Tipler's Omega Point theory? 2018-03-07T09:20:35.803

2 How is it possible for an infinite number of moments to have elapsed prior to now? 2018-04-19T19:25:33.513

2 Does Tegmark's hypothesis include dynamical mathematical structures? 2019-05-16T08:40:09.247

2 A small reformulation of the Cosmological Argument 2019-08-03T13:50:18.310

2 Does the Strong Anthropic Principle lead to Idealism? 2020-09-18T00:37:02.470

1 Does Intelligent Design need Religion? 2011-06-26T20:28:53.710

1 Are there philosophical principles that made convincing in antiquity that the Earth was a sphere? 2012-04-20T02:16:48.110

1 To what extent did the Presocratics borrow from neighbouring Babylonian & Egyptian cultures? 2013-03-04T04:56:11.123

1 Can there be an infinite chain of causes/effects? 2013-03-24T12:10:17.537

1 Does the universe have solid structures on multiple spatial scales? 2013-05-16T20:06:35.323

1 Why do we assume that we know there is a difference between something and nothing? 2013-06-08T19:05:14.567

1 Is the cosmological principle empircally compativle with the concept of relativity? 2013-11-15T17:22:18.120

1 Can Something Exist in Nothing (Outside the bounds of our Universe)? 2014-04-06T16:41:33.800

1 According to Wikipedia, science can be divided into empirical science (such as natpirical s 2014-07-29T16:41:04.020

1 Does a beginning imply an ending? (In regards to the universe) 2014-10-13T08:51:09.387

1 The Copernican Principle and the Giant Void 2015-05-24T02:04:33.483

1 Isn't anti razor as valid as Occam razor in explaining the Universe and things in it? 2015-10-25T22:23:39.717

1 What are the relationships between the classical elements? 2016-01-18T17:36:25.570

1 Does physical cosmology imply ontological dualism? 2016-02-21T21:08:32.100

1 Does cosmological argument prove that anything that exists has a cause of its existence? 2016-10-12T10:55:59.840

1 What is the origin of the symbols for the four elements used in alchemy? 2017-12-11T10:50:12.690

1 Cosmology - What are the problems with the theory of Eternal Return? 2018-08-22T02:26:14.537

1 Is the Kalam cosmological argument scientifically provable? 2019-01-19T23:08:14.287

1 Examples of theories that assume the existence of an “External Reality”? 2019-05-19T09:34:15.530

1 Multiverse and the anthropic principle? 2019-06-04T01:12:16.547

1 Did Wheeler's "It from Bit" allow inconsistencies to exist? 2019-06-10T23:19:48.993

1 Does Gregory Chaitin propose a computable or an uncomputable ontology? 2019-06-14T10:19:00.190

1 Is the idea that people believed in a flat Earth in ages past grounded in historical documents? 2019-07-14T19:07:16.823

1 Philosophical papers based on modern cosmological theories 2019-07-24T13:25:10.310

1 How does biological evolution work in the block universe/b-theory of time? 2020-03-18T14:14:20.613

1 Would it be logically possible that the Universe has a beginning in time but an infinite amount of time has elapsed since this beginning? 2020-03-22T05:19:17.877

1 What is known of Anaximander's reasoning behind his belief that the Earth floated? 2020-11-12T14:11:05.900

0 Is the universe rational? 2012-12-02T03:58:33.160

0 What is the argument in this Paragraph 2013-10-30T01:23:07.153

0 How to refute this argument that says the universe didn't begin to exist? 2014-12-08T23:25:40.310

0 Can Resurrection and Reincarnation be reconciled? 2017-04-05T23:03:24.727

0 Logical proof of the existence of other dimensions 2017-05-25T12:28:17.067

0 Can our universe be a pocket in a bigger unseen eternal universe? 2019-02-24T12:05:35.897

0 Is it there any direct relation between Tegmark's Mathematical Universe Hypothesis and the Holographic Principle? 2019-06-27T16:06:17.257

0 Does the Kalam cosmological argument prove that the prime Creator created this universe directly 2019-06-29T11:00:52.617

0 Does a two-way infinite time imply that every event is recurrent? 2019-07-23T00:21:06.653

0 How strong are arguments realting to cosmology in problems of personal identity? 2019-07-30T20:14:23.327

0 Is it possible philosophically that the entire cosmic void with one or more universe/s inside it will stop exist eternally? 2020-06-15T12:36:29.690

0 Has any physicist advocate for both Putnam's thesis of "Logic is Empirical" and the Multiverse? 2020-07-10T01:27:03.010

-1 How the air and earth elements have been seen in several cosmologies? 2016-06-18T08:31:26.963

-1 Can order come from chaos? 2017-08-21T06:15:35.623

-1 Is it there any model of the universe (considered by physicists) which would be the product of a simulation? 2019-05-18T15:35:59.230

-1 What exactly is Time and Space? 2020-08-01T07:36:21.840

-1 What does Aristotle mean by "the whole" and "sphere of the whole" in Physics Book IV? 2020-10-05T04:23:36.273

-3 How something came from nothing. 2013-03-22T09:36:45.607

-3 Changing Universe vs Infinity: 2013-05-11T22:51:08.243