Monthly Archives: November 2008

Seen In Portland, OR

At an Espesso Shop:

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Mathemeticians at the Bar

You probably don’t want to share a room in a motel with these guys, either: An infinite number of mathematicians walk into a bar. The first one orders a beer. The second orders half a beer. The third, a quarter … Continue reading

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What If The “Multiverse” Is Real?

Don’t ya just love when the guys with all the degrees start   we’ve been tossing around here for years now? Call it a fluke, a mystery, a miracle. Or call it the biggest problem in physics. Short of invoking … Continue reading

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A “Quantum Theory of Gravity”

…and "fuzzy time." Quantum theories of gravity have been tossed about for decades, in an attempt to do for quantum mechanics and gravity what General Relativity does with gravity, i.e. explain it.  Since General Relativity (the theory of the really, … Continue reading

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Well Sure, Why Not??

Just something I found sifting through some un-opened e-mails from a few weeks ago: Could a Warp Drive Engine Travel Faster Than Light?. Two Baylor University physicists believe that if the 11th dimension could be shrunk behind a spaceship it … Continue reading

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