|See, this is what I'm talking about . . .
||[Sep. 2nd, 2010|03:32 pm]
Phrembah (a potato-like mystery)
Space and time fizzle out, so it can't be said that there is a time before the big bang — just as you can't say that there is something north of the North Pole.
--Alan Boyle (explaining Stephen Hawking's view of the universe, circa The Big Bang)