If you got a teeny-tiny mole on your forehead, would it make sense if I claim that the sole purpose of your whole body is to give birth to that tiny mole?
Likewise, would it also make sense if I claim that the sole purpose of the immensely and unimaginably vast universe is to give birth to a teeny-tiny mole of a planet called earth? Continue reading
Does money matter? Does wealth make us rich any more? These might seem like odd questions for a physicist to try to answer, but Britain’s referendum decision is a reminder that everything is connected and that if we wish to understand the fundamental nature of the universe, we’d be very foolish to ignore the role that wealth does and doesn’t play in our society.
By Stephen Hawking
Read @ https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/jul/29/stephen-hawking-brexit-wealth-resources