The Paradox of Motion

The universe is a machine that is not documented.

At any one instant, an object must be at rest, an idea captured by this illustration of a moving dancer. Since this is ture for all instants, surely the object will always be at rest, so how can motion arise? The Greek philosopher Zeno posed this paradox as a challenge to the belief that time consists of a succession of discrete instants.




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Mi'kail Eli'yah

Mi'kail Eli'yah

Scientist, humanitarian

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