In Times Like These, It’s Critically Important that We Don’t Leave the Universe Empty-handed. One of Its Rules Is that Nothingness Begets Nothingness
One puzzle has confronted wise people almost from the very first philosophical discussion: Why is there something rather than nothing?
In other words, how has so much complexity managed to appear in the world? Complex things like people, for example. You’d think that with the world like it is, chaos would always triumph over order, old [...]