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Offline DocN

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« on: 29/12/2005 22:02:19 »
What possibility exists that a type of "whitehole" with opposite characteristics to blackholes, could play a part in cosmics evolution?
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Re: Whiteholes
« Reply #1 on: 30/12/2005 01:17:45 »
well, black holes are infiniteely small because of the intens gravity in them (the singularity that is) so a "white hole" would be infinetly huge, and posses an infintely small amount of mass...soooo  i dont think itd effect the universe much, but who knows they could be everywhere and all around us :-P
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Re: Whiteholes
« Reply #2 on: 30/12/2005 12:24:02 »
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...so a "white hole" would be infinetly huge, and posses an infintely small amount of mass


I don't think that's quite right.
White holes are summised to be regions of space that spew out material. I'm not sure about size but I don't think they can be infinitely huge or we'd be in 1.
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Re: Whiteholes
« Reply #3 on: 30/12/2005 12:55:08 »
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Originally posted by DoctorBeaver


White holes are summised to be regions of space that spew out material. I'm not sure about size but I don't think they can be infinitely huge or we'd be in 1.


Maybe we are!  The big bang fits that description of a white hole mostly and since all matter, energy, time and space flowed out of it, the universe could be described as still being in it.  [:)]
 

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« Reply #4 on: 30/12/2005 14:20:00 »
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Maybe we are! The big bang fits that description of a white hole mostly and since all matter, energy, time and space flowed out of it, the universe could be described as still being in it.


Good point
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