In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1Astronomíathe universe — el universo
- At the moment they believe the universe to be expanding, or contracting, or both.
- He remembered clearly looking back at the stars, glinting at him across a million light years of the universe.
- In the initial stages of the big bang the universe existed in a highly compressed state.
- Among the many mysteries in the universe is the dark matter in galaxies and clusters.
- The basic idea behind inflation is that a repulsive form of gravity caused the universe to expand.
- Why can't we believe that the universe is infinite, both in size and duration?
- If you really believe that the universe is infinite than you must also accept that godlike things will exist.
- In the universe matter and physical space are in permanent dynamic equilibrium.
- If the universe is expanding at any time and is closed, the expansion will slow down in the future.
- So the question then is how much information has the universe processed since the Big Bang?
- Theory predicts that there is five times more dark matter than ordinary matter in the universe.
- You can see this very clearly in the physical sciences - do we have one universe or parallel universes?
- This implied that the universe was expanding and led the way to the Big Bang theory.
- Light from the object began its long journey across space when the universe was less than a billion years old.
- They want to believe the universe is an elegant universe-and it's not so elegant.
- Instead, the earth was envisaged as one planet amongst the vast, empty time and space of the universe.
- Others believe that the universe was created as a whole by a single all-powerful entity.
- Here he describes how black holes might spawn new universes.
- For a few millennia after the Big Bang, the universe was dense, turbulent, and unimaginably hot.
- Many people want to find God in the creation of the universe, in the big bang that started it all off.
- Flynn remembers meeting them in a challenge game a few years back in Ballymun but aside from that they have inhabited separate universes.
- They spiced up our holiday and enabled us to discover their universes and their cultures, familial and national.
- It was as though the two men inhabited completely un-related moral universes.
- We cannot help but sense that we are trespassing on a hundred very private, vanished universes.
- And this is not exactly rocket science because the survey universes are clearly different.
- Artists began illustrating their own, internal worlds, creating their own universes.
- Second, the five core features do not inhabit separate universes.
- I knew that Truth was peace and joy and I knew it was effortless, but thinking this and experiencing this are universes apart.
- Already, we are worlds away from the universes of The Asphalt Jungle and The Killing.
- In an elegant book, these parallel universes are the sole source of irritation.
- After all, they come not merely of different worlds, but, in effect, different universes.
- It could work in the same way that comic books bridge universes, so to speak.
- Some of these are small enough in our moral universes to almost vanish.
- Are we to consider our own dreams as the raw material to be understood as the basis of our own closed universes?
- It's like she and I are in two entirely different universes, and it's hard for us to relate.
- Both the material and metaphysical universes of the indigenous people were turned upside down.
- These fashion universes are not parallel, but keep in constant touch with one another.
- All movement between universes is closely monitored, trespassing is severely punished.
- We try and create universes in which we constantly ask ourselves how much we really want to show and how much we want to leave in the dark.
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