universe


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cosmos

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the totality of all existing things

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(statistics) the entire aggregation of items from which samples can be drawn

everything stated or assumed in a given discussion

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As, in the sun, objects paint their images on the retina of the eye, so they, sharing the aspiration of the whole universe, tend to paint a far more delicate copy of their essence in his mind.
as of an intellect doubled on itself), by abandonment to the nature of things; that beside his privacy of power as an individual man, there is a great public power on which he can draw, by unlocking, at all risks, his human doors, and suffering the ethereal tides to roll and circulate through him; then he is caught up into the life of the Universe, his speech is thunder, his thought is law, and his words are universally intelligible as the plants and animals.
Many scientists try to rationalize the stupendously unlikely coincidences that allow life to develop in our universe by claiming that many universes exist.
The hosts announced top 16 contestants of Miss Universe 2013 or the 16 semi-finalists.
This finding implies that our universe is expanding and thus had a beginning or an origin.
LEE SMOLIN became a physicist in the 1970s amid heady expectations that the field was on the verge of breakthrough insights into how the universe works.
Ripples in space-time, new research shows, may soon give scientists a glimpse of the universe as it looked a tiny fraction of a second after its birth.
Similarly, if you were able to step back from the universe and just listen, you would hear the collective sound of the universe, and that sound is Aura.
For this transition season I have proposed that we give attention to the ways that the lessons raise up the theme of God singing to the universe, the universe learning that song and singing back to God.
Wilson calls it, and curiosity about the universe, are hard-wired into our species even as we know that natural selection is 'red in tooth and claw'.
Evolution" simply mean "change", but the theory of evolution is concerned with particular changes, especially the beginning of the universe, the beginning of life, the change of one species of life into another, and the beginning of the human race.
STRING THEORY, an effort to reconcile all that is observably knowable in our universe, may be the biggest scientific breakthrough of the 20th century.
And it just snapped a picture of the universe as an infant.
With each new scientific discovery -- how the sun produces light, how fast the universe is expanding, or how human genes differ only infinitesimally from those of other primates -- Swimme finds more clues about the nature of God.