RK: There's a connection there with Manichism, I'm sure, but I'm not talking of cosmical
powers but worldly ones.
Homogeneity is suggested by the neutrality of Platonic chora and Euclidean geometry is actively at work in the Philoponean model of three-dimensional spatial extension, while infinity is at least implied in the cosmical expansion of the same extension.
113: the cosmical extension "contains the body of the whole cosmos [and cannot] be moved.
In addition to his findings on solar wind, he used cosmical
magnetohydrodynamics (the study of the interaction of magnetic fields in space) to explain the process that creates the solar magnetic field, what has now come to be known as the "Parker Instability.
II, The Capture Theory of Cosmical Evolution, a beautifully printed quarto of some 734 pages in which he sought to explain the intricacies of his cosmogony, or cosmology as we call it nowadays.
Convinced the churned-up condition of the lunar surface evidenced its integrity, he confidently asserted, 'Accordingly we may dismiss the old volcanic theory once and for all, as false and misleading, and may look upon our satellite as a growing mass of cosmical dust, which presents to us the most lasting and convincing evidence of the processes of capture, collision, and accretion by which the heavenly bodies were formed.
In addition, he applied cosmical
magnetohydrodynamics to the development of the 'Dynamo Theory' and what has come to be known as the 'Parker Instability.
Provided that there is not an excessively large average frequency P as compared to the frequency range in the experiments by Lamoreaux, and that the form (11) holds true, the linear dimensions of the present photon gas model should thus be consistent with cosmical dimensions.
The obtained linear dimensions seem to be consistent with observed cosmical ones;