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THE COSMOLOGICAL ARGUMENT
Transcript of THE COSMOLOGICAL ARGUMENT
Whatever begins to EXIST
HAS A CAUSE.
If something BEGINS to
1. Whatever begins to EXIST
HAS A CAUSE.
Therefore, the Universe HAS A CAUSE!
2. The Universe EXISTS.
And if something can just
Believing that something can
into existence is even a larger stretch than believing in
Atleast with magic you have a hat and a magician.
come into being
why don't we see this happening all the time?
did the Universe
said that the
has been here
The Universe is just there and that's all.
- Bertrand Russell
Processes taking place in a closed system always tend towards a state of equilibrium.
had been here
it would have
The Second Law
us to a
that has a
The Second Law of Thermodynamics
General Theory of Relativity
this allowed us to talk meaningfully about the past history of the Universe.
that the Universe is
not only that the
that it sprang into being from a
that any Universe
which has, on average, been
throughout its HISTORY cannot be eternal in its past,
Any Adequate Model must have a BEGINNING.
Since the Universe cannot
BEYOND THE SPACE-TIME UNIVERSE