Some scientists respond, “Well, there must be an enormous number of universes and each one is a little different. This one just happened to turn out right.”
In 1927, Belgian astronomer Georges Lemaître theorized that the universe began with a single explosion from a densely compacted state.
The Matrix, the first episode, was a fun movie. But as a description for reality? Please.
The beauty of the night sky can be as inspirational and uplifting as a total solar eclipse.
As I noted yesterday, Joseph Carter wrote a fatuous essay in which he denies purpose in the universe and does an amusing dance around the implications that follow.