… Until then, there's lots of space for science fiction to experiment with a universe not constrained by space-time. I can't wait to see juicy fiction on that line of thought emerge.
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The theories they seek to unify, quantum field theory and Einstein’s general theory of relativity, are well-grounded and well-tested, yet mutually incompatible. Reconciling them will demand that some deeply held intuition must give way. One such intuition is that the world exists within space and time.
Is Dark Matter a Glimpse of a Deeper Level of Reality? | Critical Opalescence, Scientific American Blog Network
Two years ago several of my Sci Am colleagues and I had an intense email exchange over a period of weeks, trying to figure out what …