《名人传记》之史蒂芬·霍金 上帝造物 第14期:浩瀚无垠的宇宙

发表时间:2017-09-13内容来源:VOA英语学习网

It was God that created the energy and the space.

是上帝创造了能量和时间

The Big Bang was the moment of creation.

大爆炸就是创造的那一瞬间

But science tells a different story.

但科学另有一套解释

At the risk of getting myself into trouble...

冒着触犯众怒的风险

I think we can understand far more the natural phenomena that terrified the Vikings.

我想我们不只能了解 吓坏维京人的自然现象

We can even go beyond the beautiful symmetry

我们甚至能超越

of matter and energy discovered by Einstein.

爱因斯坦所发现的美丽质能对称

We can use the laws of nature to grasp the very origins of the Universe

我们可以利用自然法则 理解宇宙的起源

and discover the existence of a God as the only way to explain it.

发掘上帝的存在 是不是唯一的合理解释

As I was growing up in England after the Second World War,

我是二战结束后在英国长大

it was a time of austerity.

正值节衣缩食的年代

We were taught that you never get something for nothing.

大人总教我们不可能平白得到东西

But now, after a lifetime of work,

但在经过一辈子的研究后

I think that,in fact,you can get a whole universe for free.

我想人们可说是平白得到了一个宇宙

The great mystery at the heart of the Big Bang

大爆炸理论最神秘之处

is to explain how an entire fantastically enormous Universe

即解释一个充满空间和能量且浩瀚无垠的宇宙

of space and energy can materialize out of nothing.

如何能凭空出现

The secret lies in one of the strangest facts about our cosmos.

秘密就在 宇宙中最奇特的事实里

The laws of physics demand the existence of something called negative energy.

物理法则要求存在 所谓负能量

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