Do we really understand the universe or are we all just daydreaming?

The Empty Universe

The vastness and emptiness of the universe have been topics of scrutiny and pondering for many astronomers and physicists. Thousands of people have spent ages trying to pry open the secrets of the universe. But just like the bashful nymphs straight out of Greek mythology, the universe doesn’t open itself up completely. Rather it reveals its cards slowly one by one.

Think about it. We used to believe that Earth is stationary and everything around it is moving but then came Galileo. According to him the Earth wasn’t…


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