Started by PopeyesPappy, October 13, 2016, 10:51:31 PM
Quote from: Baruch on October 15, 2016, 11:09:46 PMThey lived in simpler times (over 400 years ago) ... some people still do. But why the hate?
Quote from: PopeyesPappy on October 15, 2016, 11:16:16 PMIt's not for the people currently living in simpler times. It's for the people enjoying all the fruits of the age we live in that still give Jesus credit for all of it. They should know better.
Quote from: Baruch on October 16, 2016, 08:55:35 AMFar better to base government on free use of ganja ... at least the government folks will be more mellow ... not likely to start nuclear wars to increase their Foundation kitty.
Quote from: The Skeletal Atheist on November 24, 2016, 07:47:52 PMThink of all the stars and planets that must be out there. The possibility of other life being out there is very high, the possibility of us observing it ever? Very, very low.
Quote from: Gawdzilla Sama on October 14, 2016, 06:38:56 PMIn others words, there is 14 billion years of history we can't see yet.
Quote from: Solomon Zorn on November 26, 2016, 06:58:40 AM2 trillion, is two hundred thousand loads, of the number of paper bills in this image(12 forklift-palates of hundred dollar bills, not ones):And that's the number of GALAXIES! I wonder what that translates to, in terms of STARS!I see each one as a spin of the cosmic roulette-wheel, that blessed us with the peculiar, random convergence of conditions, that produced and sustained life on our planet.
Quote from: Solomon Zorn on November 26, 2016, 07:13:27 AM14 billion years, since the visible universe began. But who's to say that's the only one. There could be a vast number of other multi-galactic masses out there, exerting a weak gravitational force on our own. Some miight even be older.