Caltech Physicist And New York Times Bestselling Author Sean Carroll Shows That There Are Multiple Copies Of You And Everyone Else ReallySomething Deeply Hidden Begins With The News That Physics Is In A Crisis Quantum Mechanics Underlies All Of Modern Physics But Major Gaps In The Theory Have Been Ignored Since Science Popularizers Keep Telling Us How Weird It Is, How Contradictory, How Impossible It Is To Understand Academics Discourage Students From Working On The Dead End Of Quantum Foundations Putting His Professional Reputation On The Line, Carroll Says That Crisis Can Now Come To An End We Just Have To Accept That There Is Than One Of Us In The Universe There Are Many, Many Sean Carrolls Many Of Every One Of UsThe Many Worlds Theory Of Quantum Behavior Says That Every Time There Is A Quantum Event, A World Splits Off With Everything In It The Same, Except In That Other World The Quantum Event Didn T Happen As You Read This, You Are Splitting Into Multiple Copies Of Yourself Thousands Of Times Per Second Step By Step In Carroll S Uniquely Lucid Way, He Sets Out The Major Objections To This Utterly Mind Blowing Notion Until His Case Is Inescapably EstablishedThe Holy Grail Of Modern Physics Is Reconciling Quantum Mechanics With Einstein S General Relativity His Theory Of Curved Spacetime Carroll Argues That Our Refusal To Face Up To The Mysteries Of Quantum Mechanics Has Blinded Us, And That Spacetime And Gravity Naturally Emerge From A Deeper Reality Called The Wave Function No Book For A Popular Audience Has Attempted To Make This Radical Argument We Re On The Threshold Of A New Way Of Understanding The Cosmos
Sean Carroll is a theoretical physicist at the California Institute of Technology He received his Ph.D from Harvard in 1993 His research focuses on issues in cosmology, field theory, and gravitation His book The Particle at the End of the Universe won the prestigious Winton Prize for Science Books in 2013 Carroll lives in Los Angeles with his wife, writer Jennifer Ouellette.
- 368 pages
- Something Deeply Hidden: Quantum Worlds and the Emergence of Spacetime
- Sean Carroll
- 19 March 2018 Sean Carroll