Your Thoughts on some of our times Greatest Mysteries.

"What would happen if...?" has always been a staple of Science Fiction. What do you wonder about?

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Your Thoughts on some of our times Greatest Mysteries.

Post by Ranryu »

What do you think of when Gravity is brought up?

How about, Magnetism?

Or even The human Brain. Telepathy, Telekinetics, ect.

There are a lot of subjects out there where the general consensus is "It Works. What more do you want?"

With an over active mind you can ponder all kinds of things that people just take for granted.
Like Religion most people think of it as a Salvation, What if it is a ploy, just so we wont be as afraid of death or the beyond. You know that little voice in the back of your head that has an Opinion on every thing. AKA Doubt.

Or am I just running around in circles?
When in Doubt Reload and Repeat.

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Gravity is a subject that rises at times, and then lowers at others, and then rises, and then lowers. :lol: Sorry.

I think religion certainly is a remedy for fear, and I'm sure that's a big part of it, but I think it's used as a way of making spiritualism make sense to people.

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Well during one of my "Hey my brain is working" moments I came up with this.

The Atom is in effect a self contained gravitational field. The Electrons and Such are held in place by a charge. The electrons are attracted to the protons yet they never meet.
The earth is a Giant Replica of an atom. The core is the protons and we all are the Electrons.

Then my brain once again disappears.
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LOL. And the galaxy works in the same way.

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Lets not mention the galaxy. Last time I had that on my mind I had to have a Lobotomy to get it out. Got a little crowded. :oops:
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If you say so. :scratch:

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So there's this Curt Vonnegut book. I think it's "Slapstick." Anyway in the book humanity discovers that we were very lucky because gravity was going through a long phase where it remained constant. The bad news was that that phase just ended. So people had to watch the gravity report like a weather report and decide weather or not to go out. Sometimes there was no choice 'cause folks litterally could not get out of bed. It was pretty sad when it first happened 'cause this guy's horse's guts fell to the ground. Gross, I know, sorry horse lovers. But, it was trippy. I have a poem about gravity that I may share some day but dont' have it handy. Basically an answer to people who are angry at gravity for 'keeping them down' instead of thanking gravity for keeping them from flying off into the vacuum of space.
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Sounds interesting.

Here's a few questions for our time's greatest mysteries:

If living organisms generate amino acids to regenerate their proteins (and those who can't generate the acids eat proteins so that they can get them into their systems), then how is it that these were the first building blocks of life as we know it?

On the other side of the roigin equation (just so know one feels left out): Who is God and where does he come from?
"He who fights with monsters should be careful lest he thereby become one. And if you gaze long into an abyss, the abyss will also gaze into you." - Beyond Good and Evil, aphorism 146

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Pokes head in, sees Anthentar. "Oh, there you are!" Who is God and where does he come from? Wait a minute, I'll go ask him. That is truly the world's greatest mystery.

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Do not speculate to long, you might go insane with questions.





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Too late!

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What do you think of when Gravity is brought up?


Acceleration = 9.8 m/(s^2)

Fg; Agent= Earth's Mass

Obey it! It's the law!

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