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Deep time

Cosmic VarianceBy Sean CarrollAugust 22, 2005 8:42 PM


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Dinosaur comics discusses entropy and the fate of the universe.

T. Rex muses on the Poincare recurrence theorem and Boltzmann's suggested resolution of the arrow of time problem, but Dromiceiomimus seems to have a better understanding of the lessons of modern cosmology. Utahraptor, meanwhile, argues that the universe is not manifestly ergodic, and insists that the entropy problem is not yet resolved.


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