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The Universe is Expanding

The conversation begins with thinking about the many fiction writers who began as poets. A scientist in the discussion suggests that science and mathematics, with the element of rhythm and in other ways, are deeply related to poetry. One instance: “the aha moment” of understanding. Another person confirms that a certain need is filled by poetry and science in comparable ways. The mystery of certain opaque but effective language in a poem by William Yeats.