If the future is undetermined (unobserved), would the past be certain (observable)?
isnt it that the future is undetermined (unobserved), and the past is certain (observed).If the future is undetermined (unobserved), would the past be certain (observable)?
Well, not quite. A telescope will only show you as far as the light takes to reach you. I'd hardly consider that 'looking into the past' in a meaningful sense.Observe the past? With a telescope or other radiation detector.
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