The Pixelation of Spacetime

Matter is PI xelated

imasciencegeek

Being several hundred miles away from my girlfriend for the summer is torture. And while I get to play with animals once in a while at work, the heat is killing me. So I am trying to live inside my brain to endure all of the natural disasters which I seem to be magnetized to. One of the problems I’ve been contemplating is the pixelation of spacetime.

A long time ago, a greek philosopher named Zeno of Elea proposed that the distance between any two points is infinitely divisible. This would mean that to get anywhere we would have to take an infinite amount of steps. He concluded that space, motion, and existence are illusions. But wait, there’s hope! Modern science believes that spacetime is not infinitely divisible.

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