i was amused that in this episode they mention twistor theory it amuses me so because twistor theory is usually thought of as incorrect and please dont ask me to explain



Default avatar cat
Sep 4, 2009 8:04PM EDT

I'm not sure if it is thought of as incorrect.I do know that Edward Mitten attempted to tie it into string theory a few years back. String theory itself isn't on entirely solid ground though...

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Sep 6, 2009 3:05PM EDT

here's another one...
They went to the North Pole in the summer to study cold. Oddly enough, it's not THAT cold at the North Pole in the summer. They get three months of daylight at that time of year.

Default avatar cat
Sep 6, 2009 10:32PM EDT

id say string theory is solid ground the mathematics is very good

Default avatar cat
Oct 29, 2009 4:05PM EDT

@tehsn1per Which only means it has internal consistency and says nothing about it's validity.

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