Quote Originally Posted by SkapePhin View Post
It stands to reason. Afterall, everything else we observe in nature is cyclical, including life. Why wouldn't we expect the universe as a whole to be the same?

I like the multiverse theory that there is a mass of universes like foam, wherein new universes bubble up, some lasting short periods of time, and others lasting longer. When one bubble universe "dies", another is formed as a result.

Might as well post this video, it fits with the theme:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bX8D0yU0pMc
love me some Alan Watts