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Infinity exists regardless of mankind's ability to conceptualize it.

Thought experiment:

Let's say we figuratively put everything in existence into a box. In order for that box to take shape as a 6 sided construct, we have essentially created boundaries to what is inside the box and what is outside the box.

What is outside the box is the continuation of infinity whether it be infinite solid, space or matter interspersed with space.

Infinity therefore cannot be bounded and cannot be measured. No limit exists as well as no point of origin. Infinity has always been infinite.

Now due to the universal truth that is infinity and I say that to mean that we can always trust infinity to be the quality of infinite, we can then know that infinity is a quality that can be applicable to an infinite number of qualities.

Infinitely large
Infinitely small
Infinite time
Infinite space
Infinite matter
Infinite levels of intelligence or life forms
Infinite forms of energy
On and on because infinity has room for everything.

Infinity has its concept and function in mathematics, but I think infinity proves itself to exist in the physical realm as well.

If infinity is limited, then educate me on the word that is that which is beyond infinity. If this is so, then our definition of infinity is incorrect.

Thank you

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    May 9 2013: Infinity: Einstein's general theory collapses at the singularity but, everything collapses at that point. At that point infinity begins. That is the theory.
    One can possibly physically measure to the singularity but, beyond that, one must accept the impossibility of physical measure. Infinity times infinity equals infinity. It is preposterous to assume that physics will compute beyond that. However, when one crosses that line he will find it easy looking for a Deity. This might possibly be due to the weight that is assumed to physics.
    Try this: close your eyes. Now, through your eyelids, can you determine where light starts and where it ends? Don't fret, here we have physics and the physical understanding that we are really looking at our eyelids.
    I am very comfortable that infinity is immeasurable and exist or doesn't. It is well the reason that finite is measurable......now, isn't that comforting? :)

    Cheers
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      May 10 2013: A singularity would still be infinite, our problem is we like to measure the immeasurable
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      May 12 2013: Actually it doesn't collapse. It just gets sucked inside with everything else.
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        May 13 2013: That might suggest that everything is the same but smaller. Everything collapses, everything breaks apart and sucked in, as you might suggest/.

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