I don't believe I'm vague at all. Maybe the answers and probabilities I give just don't fit in with your agenda. http://www.askamathematician.com/2012/09/q-what-are-singularities-do-they-exist-in-nature/ Physicist: Singularities are just artifacts that fall out of math. They show up a lot in theory, and (probably) never in nature. The “singularities” most people have heard of are black hole singularities.