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Offline thedoc

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Arun asked the Naked Scientists:
   If there is light and no dark, what could be the third thing in the universe?
What do you think?
« Last Edit: 07/03/2016 12:50:01 by _system »


 

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Hi Arun, I don't understand the question.  That's not unusual :), but I think you might need to be a bit more specific.
 

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The Other Thing.
 

Offline Colin2B

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Forget the third thing, you need to find out what the second thing would be?
 

Offline evan_au

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Quote from: Arun
If there is light and no dark
To expand on Colin's answer: Dark is the absence of Light.
So you have only described one thing in the universe (Light).

What is the second thing? (to a materialist, maybe matter?)
 

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What is the second thing? (to a materialist, maybe matter?)
I like that answer. Once you get solid matter you get a shadow, hence dark.
So dark is now the 3rd thing :-)
 

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