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Eddington, Sir Arthur - The Expanding Universe - The contracting universe

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014147

Type of Spiritual Experience

Background

Thus instead of energy being converted to electromagnetic radiation and mass, the mass and electromagnetic radiation would convert back into energy.  And the egg would shrink

A description of the experience

Sir Arthur Eddington

It can be shown that the conversion of material mass into radiation would start a contraction.  Mass for mass, radiation is more effective than matter in exciting gravitational attraction

The source of the experience

Eddington, Sir Arthur

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