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Can Entropy Be Reversed?

issacToday, I was fortunate enough to come across Issac Asimov’s self proclaimed favorite story: The Last Question.

This is by far my favorite story of all those I have written.

After all, I undertook to tell several trillion years of human history in the space of a short story and I leave it to you as to how well I succeeded. I also undertook another task, but I won’t tell you what that was lest l spoil the story for you.

Now let me tell you what makes this statement quite amazing. Issac Asimov is the author of over 500 books and an estimated 90,000 letters and postcards. [*] He is one of the most prolific science fiction writers to date.

I will provide the original text here as well as the audio book format for your convenience. I suggest that you take the time to read it line by line, not giving in to curiosity and skipping to the end. The story continues to gain momentum the further you read into it and comes to a sensational close.

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The Scientific Method

Unfortunately, our world is filled with vast ignorance of this simple, yet elegant concept. It’s imperative that humanity values this concept for finding truth. Only when we take it to heart will we be able to create the world of the future that we wish to see. The scientific method simply provides the conclusion that truth will always prevail.