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Could Quantum Fluctuations Happen Even

  1. Apr 12, 2005 #1
    In the heat death of the universe? where would it get its energy needed to fluctuate?
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  3. Apr 13, 2005 #2
  4. Apr 13, 2005 #3
    Just ask yourself this question ? Are QFT-like processes taking place in this particular case (strong, weak interactions...) if so, the answer is YES

  5. Apr 13, 2005 #4
    Maybe that's the reason why heat death cannot happen. Our universe appears to be super-stable, both at the macroscopic and sub-atomic level. Maybe further understanding of the CMB would answer this question once and for all.
  6. Apr 13, 2005 #5
    Not to sound ignorant, but what is a quantum fluctuation? :rolleyes:
  7. Apr 13, 2005 #6
    So in heat death, some virtual particles/bubbles could still become real for a quick instant?
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