I am researching on many, many, many topics!!! Can you help?
Can a person solve a problem while solving an other problem?
Can good do good to good people and evil do evil to evil people?
Does a more educated poor person mean a more productive poor person?
Does the text copied from a...
"Since I am a mathematician, I give a precise answer to this question. Thanks to Kurt Gödel, we know that there are true mathematical statements that cannot be proved. But I want a little more than this. I want a statement that is true, unprovable, and simple enough to be understood by people...
I heard that gravity is faster than light speed in the macrocosm and that subatomic particles react at the same time because of each other. I am wondering if it is possible to contact faster than light speed or immediatly anywhere.
The reason: "Suppose there are two starving tribes on a field. The potatoes just arrive to feed only one of the tribes, who thus acquire forces to go to the other side of the mountain, where there are more potatoes; but if the two tribes divide in peace the potatoes of the field, the two tribes...
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Q: If I have interpreted you correctly, you maintain that the universe created itself. How did this come about? What existed before the Universe and when did the Universe create itself or come into being? - Celia Joslyn
A: You're asking three distinct but related...
In Brazil, the corrupted politicians responsible for the suffering of millions of people are not punished by Justice. Why not declare war to them? Are you going to say war is wrong and keep millions of people suffering?
Bill Gates is intelligent and educated. If he knows evil is wrong, why does he?
If people much more intelligent and educated than myself choose to do evil, they must have a good reason to do it. What do you think is this reason?
Why are you not corrupted?
Corruption could bring you easier power and money! Bill Gates is much more intelligent and much more educated than you. Is he trying to save the poor people? No way! The people who are trying to save the poor people can be as intelligent and educated as Bill Gates...
Imagine the inanimated part of the universe (which I am going to call "X"). In the past, there was your birthday. In other words, a part of X (which I am going to call "Y") was turned animated. In the future, there will be your deathday. In other words, Y will be turned inanimated.
John Nash proved you have to think not only about yourself.
Is possible to prove that people should be ethical with mathematics?
If somebody proved that absolute truth exists and, for example, economists read another proof written in business language that they should choose to follow...