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  • Hawking: No ‘Theory of Everything’
    By on September 30, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments


    Flash Modin writes “In a Scientific American essay based on their new book A Grand Design, Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow are now claiming physicists may never find a theory of everything. Instead, they propose a ‘family of interconnected theories’ might emerge, with each describing a certain reality under specific conditions. The claim is a reversal for Hawking, who claimed in 1980 that there would be a unified theory by the turn of the century.”

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