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Old 04-17-2017, 03:12 PM
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Originally Posted by TonySinclair View Post
But there are orders of infinity. The number of positive integers is countable. The number of possible universes is not.
The number of reals between 0 and 1 is uncountable. But (in decimal representation) we know what proportion start with the digit 3.

We really have no firm idea of the properties of the multiverse - in fact, the term encompasses a numnber of different ideas. I was just making the point that the idea that something is infinite does not imply that we can say nothing about its properties.

Last edited by Riemann; 04-17-2017 at 03:14 PM.