It's the end of space-time as we know it, and I feel fine.
August 10, 2010 5:20 PM Subscribe
posted by oneswellfoop (37 comments total)
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Those wacky New Scientists are reporting on a "new challenge" to part of Einstein's theory of special relativity
that changes the relationship of Space
. No, this has nothing to do with Conservapedia's laughable challenge to the theory
*. Petr Hořava
** won't replace Einstein
*** in scientific importance in this new Century, but maybe Hendrik Lorentz
whose theories on symmetry apparently take a beating****. Remember kiddies, Science (especially Physics) doesn't have Absolute Truths, it just keeps getting closer to them. And even ol' Albert E. can and WILL be improved upon.*though I'm sure Conjobapedia will probably link to it with a gross intentional misinterpretation.
**of notorious Liberal Haven UCBerkeley.
***cartoon by MeFi's Own lore.
****disclaimer: I don't quite understand all this stuff myself, but if it cuts down the amount of unexplainable Dark Matter and Dark Energy in the Universe AND makes much of string theory irrelevent, I'm all for it.