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Big rip

  1. Apr 7, 2003 #1
    What exactly will happen if the big rip occurs. I understand that all matter will be torn apart. But I still don't think that I fully understand. What will happen to the matter after it is ripped apart. It can't just disappear can it.
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  3. Apr 7, 2003 #2


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    Well, matter is basically energy. It makes sense that if you tear it up until you can tear it up no more, all you will end up with is just energy.
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