Where Do We Go From Here ? (Cosmology, The Nature of The Universe)

Cosmology has changed from a subject of philosophical and theo¬logical introspection into a branch of the physical sciences. There is now an established framework which delineates the arena of cosmic physics. It is not thought that future developments will change the basic picture, but will rather define the picture more… Read more“Where Do We Go From Here ? (Cosmology, The Nature of The Universe)”

Mach’s Principle (Cosmology, The Nature of The Universe)

In the past, MACH’S PRINCIPLE has been considered a central cosmological issue .Mach’s principle is an ill-defined concept but broadly speaking asserts that our local physical laws are influenced by the large scale distribution of matter. An often-quoted example that illustrates this is that of the Foucault Pendulum. If a… Read more“Mach’s Principle (Cosmology, The Nature of The Universe)”