Originally Posted by Badbird
What? Of course it can. We create and use up energy all the time. Nuclear power plants create energy. Burning gas in your car "destroys" energy. When a battery runs out, that energy never comes back.
Anyway, I guess the other religion thread wasn't good enough to post in again?
Those are examples of energy being transferred from one state to another.
This is just what i've been told by physics teachers. Maybe there are competing theories. My
knowledge on this subject is foundation level, so I can't go into greater detail.