Nexus (formally iUniverse): Essential Concepts
By Transapient (Chase Septer)
The universe is big. No, that is an understatement. The universe is so vast, so infinite in its scale and complexity it is a wonder that mortal beings are even capable of thinking about it. And yet, this simple, wonderful gift can be enjoyed by any and all sophont life. This has been so for all time. In the eons since the Big Bang, the universe has expanded, evolved, changed, and reshaped itself according to a few select natural laws.
For the most part…
There have always been less understandable things. Forces and laws that hold sway over the cosmos in the subtlest of ways. Forces and laws that beg the questions of “how?” and “what?”, and also “why?” Questions like these have been asked by people of all sorts throughout the universe. They continue to be asked now on all worlds amongs