Originally posted by: kengreen
I can not quarrel with any of thqt but have not James and Zuiko diverted the traffic from the original Thread?
When first I put my toes into the water the discussoin ranged round the question "What is Energy". I did not expect my reply that energy is a mathematical delusion to raise friends for me but, in view of the nature of this Forum, neither did I expect te blind discharge of nonsense that did arise. But I believe that Gardeners should be left to dig their own holes. LESSON - never underrate the
You are entirely free to return to the topic of the thread "What is Energy?" if that is indeed your real intention, as I have just tried to do in my own imperfect way.
I understand that you have a whole book of symbols to precis down to a single A5 page of 12 point type.
Perhaps you could expand on your idea that "energy is a mathematical delusion
Since I am not as knowledgeable on the meaning of words as you might think, I had to look up the definition of the word "delusion
The pocket Oxford English dictionary says that a delusion is a "false belief or impression about yourself".
So perhaps you would like to explain the meaning of the equivalent set of words to yours:
Energy is a mathematical false belief or impression about yourself
As an self-acknowledged elderstatesman in this Institution hopefully you can (in doing this) take the lead in steming the "blind discharge of nonsense
" that has arisen, by helping to find an intelligent and thoughtful way of getting back to the main point of the thread.