June 3rd, 2014, 09:57 AM  #21 
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There are none I can think of, as I couldn't understand them. I'd love to be able to understand them one day  if it turns out to be feasible. Was wondering if any of the heavyweights in this forum are interested in these phenomena. 
June 3rd, 2014, 10:25 AM  #22  
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Probably best to ask in our physics forum, which would have more interested and knowledgeable people.  
June 8th, 2014, 09:12 PM  #23 
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What about how there are infinite points on a line. Break a line in half: 1/2. Another half: 1/4. Then: 1/8, 1,16, 1/32, etc. The denominator amount has no limit. All of those intervals ACTUALLY EXIST on the line, so an infinite amount therefore exists in reality.

June 9th, 2014, 01:54 AM  #24 
Newbie Joined: Jun 2014 From: Midlands, UK Posts: 4 Thanks: 0 Math Focus: At the moment, It's probably Calculus. 
Infinity only becomes impossible when you try to define it as a definite value. Saying it doesn't exist because you never reach it is missing the point(!) of its notion. Its a bit like saying tomorrow doesn't exist....because we never reach tomorrow. Infinity, like the concept of 'tomorrow' is a notion, not a definite value that you can see, or hold, or calculate. IMO. [color=#1c8ca8]Sent from my GTN7100 using Forum Fiend v1.2.7.[/color] 
June 16th, 2014, 09:31 PM  #25  
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June 16th, 2014, 09:33 PM  #26 
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