Title: Time Traveling Author: Mohammad A. Basaj

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Student: Mohammad Basaj

Course Title: English Communication Skills

Course Code: Eng 205

Instructor: Mr. A. Khalil


spring 2004

Time Traveling:

How time travel will work

Understanding what time is

Natural methods that will allow us travel in time:

Rotating black holes


Machines to travel in time and space at the speed of light

Problems confronting the travel in time mechanism

Time Traveling

How time travel will work:

There may be no other concept that captured the human imagination more than the idea of time traveling, the ability to travel to any point in the past or the future, what could be more exciting? You will have to jump into your time machine, go back and see major events in history, meet those who were there, go back and see your self at an earlier stage, or see how you will be at the future. Well, these questions were raised not before 1905 where there was not much to say about time.

It was defined by Newton in the 17th century to be as something continuous. Everybody at that time believed that it had influence on the environment, but that was found to be wrong after Einstein finished his special relativity theory in 1905, he showed that time can be influenced. And that opened the door for questions about time traveling,

It turns out that all of us are time travelers, at the moment you are doing any thing; time is traveling around you, the present and future are always transformed to the past, where present lasts for a fleeting moment only. So, after Einstein's special relativity, the theoretical possibility of traveling in time was shown to be true, but still a possibility.

Understanding what time is:

Most of us think it is easy to say what time is,