Here is the problem. Science is dependent upon mathematics, but mathematics can’t reconcile what seeming is an oxymoron. For instance light can be described in terms of both particles and waves. Mathematically both concepts can’t be right, but they are. They are simply two entirely different perspectives used to describe the same phenomena.

It is like if one were mathematically trying to describe an elephant from a head on view and someone else were mathematically describing an elephant from a side view. Both are accurately describing an elephant, but from a different perspective. Thus it is often impossible to come up with grand unifying theories of the universe simple because different perspectives of the same thing are sometimes not mathematically reconcilable, as different perspectives create synthetic oxymorons that lead scientists in circles.

Jim Ridgway, Jr. military writer — author of the American Civil War classic, “Apprentice Killers: The War of Lincoln and Davis.” Christmas gift, yes!

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