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Religious Infinity

When I was young, I used to — as an exercise — try to conceive of ∞. We would hear in Sunday School that God is Infinite, that you can’t comprehend God’s Infinite-ness. I would imagine myself in a spaceship … Continue reading

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Stereographic projection is a way of mapping ℝ — which is infinitely long — onto a circle, which has a finite length (circumference). In a sense, the circle is larger than ℝ. That is, you can map injectively every point … Continue reading

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