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Does dark energy violate the second law of thermodynamics?

  1. Jan 20, 2010 #1
    Please explain.
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  3. Jan 20, 2010 #2


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    No. I can't think of any reason why it would...
  4. Jan 20, 2010 #3
    It's known for having negative pressure, which I imagine to be like a system climbing up energy states. It's reverse pressure makes me think that there is some violation of the second law. Also, I've herd that the second law is just a tendency. Help very appreciated.
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