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Response to Humanist_Activist (Reply #26)

Tue Dec 20, 2011, 09:15 PM

36. Indeed

 

certain (metaphysical and/or psychological) notion of time is equivalent with linear unidirectional causality. The concepts are inseparable.

Contemporary science, however, has abandoned or is in the process of abandoning newtonian ideas about absolute time and and adopting relativistic subluminal 4D-time-space for "classical" causality and "wierd" multidimensional geometric notions of time (and causality) with arrows of time going both ways or more in quantum realm and unificatory theories. Stuff that blows your mind, when you dig deeper...

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