Re: Probability

From: Thomas Laursen <>
Date: Thu, 6 Nov 2008 17:09:03 -0800 (PST)

Many thanks for your answers, Anna and Bruno. Although I don't grap
much since I'm not familiar with maths or physics on a higher level.
Like rmiller suggests: consider me as an bright child (age 41 :-) But
maybe probability in MW is not really explainabel in everyday
language? First of all, I guess that "the concept of probability" in
MW must be some how different from the same concept in everyday
language? In the latter "probably" just means "likely to happen" but
if EVERYTHING happens then how can the concept make sense? I guess it
must be two different concepts, then?

Another thing I wonder about: Are your understandings of MW purely
mathematical, or can you imagine or "see" the MW universe before your
eyes? In particular: Can you "see" the probability aspect of it? And
in that case, can you describe it in a simplified way for a dummy like
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