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Posted: Monday, July 14, 2014 9:45 pm | Updated: 9:55 am, Tue Jul 15, 2014.

If you knew your grandfather was going to be an evil despot and you traveled back in time to kill him, what would happen?

One theory holds that if you kill him in the past, you won’t exist in the future — a paradox that bedevils time travel theorists and screen writers.

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2 comments:

  • Tim Long posted at 8:06 am on Tue, Jul 15, 2014.

    TimLong Posts: 14

    Sorry, but the only "time' that exists is the Now, the current state of the universe. Minkowski and others have distorted Einstein's concept of spacetime, but time is an emergent metric from primordial charge interactions, and thus motions, in space. Any travel in time would occur only within mind (memory, dreams, etc.) and be regarded as a spiritual process, ultimately caused by biophysical evolution but not relevant to the overall physical universe.

     
  • Verty Rising posted at 7:39 am on Tue, Jul 15, 2014.

    Verty Rising Posts: 2

    Thank you for this article ! Yes, we can change the past and we can meet our future selves, we're living in a new paradigm which supports this process ! Many will learn how to do this very soon as it will just be a natural progression !

     

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