cosmological

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj cosmological pertaining to the branch of philosophy dealing with the elements and laws and especially the characteristics of the universe such as space and time and causality "cosmologic philosophy","a cosmological argument is an argument that the universe demands the admission of an adequate external cause which is God"
    • adj cosmological pertaining to the branch of astronomy dealing with the origin and history and structure and dynamics of the universe "cosmologic science","cosmological redshift","cosmogonic theories of the origin of the universe"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Cosmological Of or pertaining to cosmology.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • cosmological Pertaining or relating to cosmology.
    • cosmological from the changes in the world, used by Aristotle and Martineau;
    • cosmological from the dependency of everything in the world, used by J. Caird, Martineau, and Stirling;
    • cosmological the contingencies of the world, used by Aquinas, Leibnitz, Clarke;
    • cosmological from the finitude of things in the world, used by Clarke;
    • cosmological from the temporal character of things in the world;
    • cosmological from the relativities of the world, used by Green and Illingworth;
    • cosmological from the phenomenal character of the world;
    • cosmological from the potential character of the world, used by Aristotle.
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Usage

In literature:

Eddy and Prince were alike useless, starkly useless, in the cosmology of men.
"Prince Otto a Romance" by Robert Louis Stevenson
For the contribution of the pseudo-Dionysius to mediaeval cosmology, see Dion.
"History of the Warfare of Science with Theology in Christendom" by Andrew Dickson White
The myth of the Phaedo is of the same type, but it is more cosmological, and also more poetical.
"Gorgias" by Plato
It is not necessary to go into details as to the cosmological system which Copernicus advocated, since it is familiar to every one.
"A History of Science, Volume 2(of 5)" by Henry Smith Williams
The cry to the dim gods, cut off from ethics and cosmology, has become mere Psychical Research.
"What's Wrong With The World" by G.K. Chesterton
The mystic objectifies a rich feeling in the pit of the stomach into a cosmology.
"Crome Yellow" by Aldous Huxley
The victory of Arianism would have resolved Christianity into cosmology and formal ethics.
"Edward Caldwell Moore" by Edward Moore
The Brahmanic cosmology which makes Mt.
"Hinduism and Buddhism, An Historical Sketch, Vol. 3 (of 3)" by Charles Eliot
Here cosmological ideas and myths were turned to profit.
"History of Dogma, Volume 1 (of 7)" by Adolph Harnack
Their clear system of morality is in keeping with their relatively simple cosmology.
"History of Dogma, Volume 2 (of 7)" by Adolph Harnack
The Cosmological Argument of St. John Damascene.
"My New Curate" by P.A. Sheehan
The Cosmology of the Babylonians 407 XXII.
"The Religion of Babylonia and Assyria" by Morris Jastrow
The Chaldean cosmology, which deified all elements but ascribed a predominant influence to the stars, ruled the entire Syrian syncretism.
"The Oriental Religions in Roman Paganism" by Franz Cumont
We claim, and we shall wrest from theology, the entire domain of cosmological theory.
"Fragments of science, V. 1-2" by John Tyndall
The cosmological argument contends that if anything exists, there must also exist an absolutely necessary being.
"The World's Greatest Books--Volume 14--Philosophy and Economics" by Various
Ontology and Cosmology Concern Being and Process 159 Sect.
"The Approach to Philosophy" by Ralph Barton Perry
But, when we put immutable Ideas at the base of the moving reality, a whole physics, a whole cosmology, a whole theology follows necessarily.
"Creative Evolution" by Henri Bergson
Article "Cosmogony and Cosmology" in Encyclopaedia of Religion and Ethics (Oxford, 1912).
"Introduction to the History of Religions" by Crawford Howell Toy
Stoic cosmology occupies an intermediate position.
"Monophysitism Past and Present" by A. A. Luce
There is little purpose in trying to acquire a logical conception of Hegelian cosmology.
"The life and teaching of Karl Marx" by M. Beer
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In news:

American Astronomical Society meeting, Lawrence Krauss on modern cosmology, a strain of tuberculosis that thwarts all antibiotics, and a video about computing with bubbles.
Stars are the meat and potatoes of astronomy and cosmology.
The nature of this hidden mass is the most confounding problem in cosmology, astrophysicists say, perhaps in all of physical science.
When it comes to end-times scenarios, cosmological data-crunchers have at their disposal far more meaningful prognostication tools that can tell us how it's really going to end—not just Earth, but the whole universe.
Pterosaurs, Cosmology , Dome Home.
David Attenborough takes wing with pterosaurs, physicist Lisa Randall on cosmology and the LHC, and living in a geodesic dome home.
If you're as into pondering the nature of reality and pretending to understand quantum physics as I am, check out scientist Scott M Tyson's cosmology talk at Page One bookstore on July 20 at 7 p.m.
Lastly, the section on cosmology discusses various cosmological models, observational tests, and scenarios for the early universe.
Audience Upper undergraduate and graduate students in physics and cosmology .
Remembering David Schramm, Gentle Giant of Cosmology .
Chinese Cosmology Gets a Kooky Nod of Approval at Vivienne Tam and Jewelry Launch Party.
It plays no important role in either Falun Gong 's greater cosmology.
Hykes has a long immersion in Eastern and Western sacred music, cosmology, and yogas of sound.
Curiously, a similar numerological sensibility played an important role in the development of several unorthodox cosmological models in the 1930s, mainly by British theorists.
This could simplify sticky cosmological questions, including dark matter and gravity waves.
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In science:

We do so by studying the past asymptotic dynamics of general vacuum G2 cosmologies, models that are expected to capture the singular behavior of generic cosmologies with no symmetries at all.
Asymptotic silence of generic cosmological singularities
Cosmological SZE surveys will rely on the cluster mass–temperatu re relationship in a similar manner to cosmological X –ray surveys.
A Hubble Space Telescope Lensing Survey of X-ray Luminous Galaxy Clusters: IV. Mass, Structure and Thermodynamics of Cluster Cores at z=0.2
Cosmological constant Since the cosmological constant introduces a length scale 1/p|Λ|, solutions cannot be homothetic.
Kinematic self-similar solutions in general relativity
As it is well known the problem of cosmological singularity (PCS) is one of the most principal problems of general relativity theory (GR) and relativistic cosmology.
Non-Singular Cosmology and Gauge Theories of Gravitation
In connection with this note that the resolution of PCS means not only obtaining regular cosmological solutions, but also excluding singular solutions of cosmological equations, as result generic feature of cosmological solutions has to be their regular character.
Non-Singular Cosmology and Gauge Theories of Gravitation
As it follows from our consideration regular character of such inflationary cosmological models has to be ensured by cosmological equations of GTG.
Non-Singular Cosmology and Gauge Theories of Gravitation
The cosmological fluid Tab = −ρ2gab turns out to be just another contribution to the cosmological constant.
No Swiss-cheese universe on the brane
The reason why general cosmological implications are not valid is that a given cosmology must be applied to the whole world ensemble and not to a sole element of it.
The Aleph Cosmological Principle
As our fiducial cosmology we adopt Ωm = 0.28 and a cosmological constant.
Is Dark Energy Dynamical? Prospects for an Answer
One of the ma jor tasks in quantum cosmology is to look for a good correspondence between the quantum cosmological predictions and the classical solutions for the geometry and matter field configurations.
On the Quantum Aspects of Geophysics
The corresponding physical picture is the following: a very small brane1 inside a de Sitter geometry with cosmological constant Λ+ , due to quantum effects, has a non-vanishing probability to tunnel into a brane, containing a de Sitter spacetime with a different cosmological constant Λ− .
Vacuum decay by p-branes production
Hubble factor as a function of redshift, it was concluded that the modified Chaplygin gas cosmologies give better fits than usual and generalized Chaplygin cosmologies.
Large-scale inhomogeneities in modified Chaplygin gas cosmologies
The next step is to investigate what sort of cosmological model arises when we consider a slight inhomogeneous modified Chaplygin cosmologies.
Large-scale inhomogeneities in modified Chaplygin gas cosmologies
The standard cosmological ΛCDM model with very light, weakly interacting neutrinos provides a very good fit to all current cosmological observations using only 6 parameters.
Structure formation with strongly interacting neutrinos - implications for the cosmological neutrino mass bound
However, cosmological neutrinos have a profound impact on cosmology since they change the expansion history of the universe and affect the growth of perturbations (see for a detailed account).
Indication for Primordial Anisotropies in the Neutrino Background from WMAP and SDSS
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