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There is a Cosmological Principle that states Cosmos is isotropic meaning that the universe looks the same way in all directions and is homogeneous that is has roughly the same smooth mixture of material.

 Consider the Copernican Principle that states no place in the universe is preferred (that is, the universe has no “starting point”).

Scientists have tested carefully whether these assumptions are valid and and agree that it is so.

Let me also quote Descartes who said,” cogito ergo sum (I think therefore I am)”. In a nutshell wherever I am that is the centre of my universe. Of course much of universe is beyond my ken. The least I can achieve in this world is to know my world, my mind and watch out my steps.

I am monarch of all I survey, My right there is none to dispute; From the centre all round to the sea I am lord of the foul and the brute. ” 


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