Thank you. Now we got to put all the carbon back or else we risk the consequences of a warming climate. If a gas expands (at a constant temperature) there are many more different positions a given gas molecule can occupy, and so the quantity W increases and entropy, S, increases. Consider Decisions, Choices, Real Freedom of Will, The Terrible Effects of Eucharistic Deprivation – Peter Darcy, The Terrible Effects of Eucharistic Deprivation, 20/20 Vision on the Mystery of Garabandal- Part I, Your Interior Life Hates Facebook -Part II, Praying for Our Prodigals: An Interview with Kristine Bruce. that CS Lewis chides, deny that these two circles are diffferent, and some deny that the line is at all dotted. Newsletter. Thanks for the comment, Bob. Interestingly, Landauer’s Principle has been verified experimentally by a group of European scientists. No one knows what lies there. These are difficult and intriguing open scientific questions that include fundamental mysteries in nature. Trying to show that there is no contradiction between what science tells us about the world and our Catholic faith. Please look for fuller discussions of each at a later date. I am wonder about the bible , Golitah or the fallen angels,... the thumbnail looks like coronavirus ~a 2020 user... Naseer Soomro was born in 1964 not in 1975. Convert to Catholicism in 1995. For those who would like to pursue this further (I don’t imagine there are many) read Chapter 27 (I think that’s the right one) in Roger Penrose’s magnificent text on math physics, “The Road to Reality.”. 5 of the Biggest Questions That Science Can't Answer Yet ... assuming that it has all of the answers right now is not. Einstein’s theory on general relativity says that when black hole is created by a dying and collapsing star, it continues to shrink into itself, till it forms an infinite small, infinite dense point referred to as singularity. special conditions are required: either an assumption of a priori “equal probabilities,” i.e. . Evolution explains the origin of all species once life has started, but there really is no good theory that explains exactly the steps that created life on earth. GRAPHIC: MELISSA THOMAS BAUM/SCIENCE; (IMAGES, LEFT TO RIGHT) K. FRONTZEK; U. S. HERMANN ET AL., SCI. ‘All of it’ is not a human artifact. To answer the question ‘To be or not to be?’ we cannot turn to a science textbook. But I’ll look more carefully at what you’ve said. All the “Murphy’s Laws” telling you it’s natural for order to become disorder are examples of a fundamental principle, the Second Law. Note that heat is supplied to make a gas expand or water vaporize, so there’s a relation between entropy changes and heat transfer. Then Share it in Facebook, Twitter and Google+. It is this fact of prime numbers that makes it useful in securing internet and thereby helps you transact online securely. Their voyage turned out to be just the beginning of the human endeavor and provided them the glimpse of the life at the sea floor. And this law is an axiom, like the parallel lines theorem in Euclidean geometry. Because “qualia,” those internal perceptions of things, are entirely personal—subjective, not objective. Your email address will not be published. There are several other unanswered science questions, above are the most discussed one which modern science is still unable to find an answer. The Big Questions in Science: The Quest to Solve the Great Unknowns is published by Andre Deutsch. At the moment I don’t agree with it, but maybe after mulling it over, I’ll understand it better. The 2nd Law for reversible processes can be derived from statistical mechanics. They are still looking out for explanation for why do we sleep and dream. Since a soul is immaterial, scientists can’t measure it or detect its effects. While there are unanswered questions about all these programs, AstraZeneca's press release left a lot more to learn about its vaccine. Nevertheless, one can make unconventional probability arguments to justify our belief the the Universe was designed by an Intelligence, whom we can call God. It is also going to change the way we perceive the universe and life that exist in it and more so over it will be the greatest leaps in history of science. These are amazing & mind blowing question ever I read. Bob-Yes. —Fr. After death any argument to the contrary would be irrelevant. The Unreasonable Effectiveness of Mathematics in the Natural Sciences”, “Notes on Landauer’s principle, Reversible Computation and Maxwell’s Demon”, God, Religion, and Near-Death Experiences. Sign up for the Newsletter Sign Up. Does evolution (including that of the universe) have a goal, a purpose? It is fun to see the scientistic scientists squirm when confronted with the irrefutability of the theorems. If unlocked these secrets are going to change many theories in the science. Einstein’s theory on general relativity says that when black hole is created by a dying and collapsing star, it continues to shrink into itself, till it forms an infinite small, infinite dense point referred to as singularity. The last century—just the last decade, even—has seen astonishing leaps forward in science and technology, as we've gained a better understanding of our world and how it functions. Since each of these deserves a chapter or a book, I’ll not do much more here than list them. As Thomas Nagel so aptly said, we can’t know “what it’s like to be a bat.” We can’t know what someone else’s perception of “red” is (see Jackson’s “The Mary Problem”).