Battlepanda: Science I wish I understood


Always trying to figure things out with the minimum of bullshit and the maximum of belligerence.

Wednesday, April 18, 2007

Science I wish I understood

My mind boggles.
In a recent study, mathematician George Sparling of the University of Pittsburgh examines a fundamental question pondered since the time of Pythagoras, and still vexing scientists today: what is the nature of space and time? After analyzing different perspectives, Sparling offers an alternative idea: space-time may have six dimensions, with the extra two being time-like.