Essay On Time Paradox

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The Time paradox S. Ashwin Bharathwaj “What would happen if history could be rewritten as casually as erasing a blackboard? Our past would be like the shifting sands at the seashore, constantly blown this way or that by the slightest breeze. History would be constantly changing every time someone spun the dial of a time machine and blundered his or her way into the past. History, as we know it, would be impossible. It would cease to exist.” MICHIO KAKU The concept of time travel has been at the forefront of the human imagination for years now. From the Victorian Englishman jaunting millenniums of years to the future to the explorers using a wormhole to save the world, time travel never ceased to captivate the curious realms of the human mind. So what…show more content…
This can also be observed in a moving train, where the hands of the clock would relatively move slower to a clock that’s stationary. But remember? In a space-time continuum, any event that occurs involves both space and time. So, gravity pulls on time the way it pulls on space. This is the essence of gravitational time dilation. Our global positioning satellites acquire an extra third-of-a-billionth second every year. This is because of its motion in a space where gravity is less pronounced than on earth. If you were to move around a heavily dense object (like a blackhole) you would experience time slower. Suppose you reside in a dark hollow cylindrical well (gravity well) which has a diameter of about 50 meters and has the mass of Jupiter, it is postulated that someone outside would have spent 4 seconds when you spent only one. But can we indeed look at our past? Look up. The light from the stars takes years to reach us. So, let it sink in. What you see, is the
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