The Black Hole War has ratings and reviews. Most scientists didn’t recognize the import of Hawking’s claims, but Leonard Susskind and Gerard. Leonard Susskind has a new book that’s now out in the bookstores, entitled The Black Hole War: My Battle With Stephen Hawking to Make the. The Black Hole War: My Battle with Stephen Hawking to Make the World Safe for Quantum Mechanics. Leonard Susskind, Author. Little, Brown.

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Next, imagine that on each propeller is another set of plane hooe revolving even faster, ad infinitum. Most scientific discoveries are a result of doing boring tasks meticulously.

Quotes from The Black Hole Wa Also, Einstein’s Equivalence Principle: The propagator of a gluon has two sides corresponding to the two poles – each side is R, B or G. Thus, it is not “information” which gets or doesn’t get lost when it enters a black hole, but rather an ensemble of physical particles in particular configurations. Also, empty space full of super-fleeting black holes that pop in and out of existence almost instantaneously and these quickies do erase info.

And no, you don’t need to constantly remind that why you were always so sure you were right and that you couldn’t believe all the other physicists were too dense to see why the war was important. Published July 7th by Little, Brown and Company first published The Susskind blog mentioned in my posting is legitimate.

Susxkind is hidden information. They assume a fourth or fifth spatial dimension is as real as 3 dimensions without a physical way of seeing, feeling, testing or even imagining it.


This is a very good, engaging book about the frontiers of quantum mechanics and thermodynamics, and how these fields apply to the physics of black holes. However, a quantum copying machine is not possible as it would violate Heisenberg’s Uncertainty Principle.

Most scientists didn’t recognize the import of Hawking’s claims, but Leonard Susskind and Gerard t’Hooft realized the thre What happens when something is sucked into a black hole?

The maximum amount of entropy this region of space can contain is given by the entropy of a black hole, which is proportional to the surface area of the black hole’s horizon.

Chapter 12 – Surrounding space is warmer than astronomical BH’s, so they are still gathering mass rather than evaporating, although the evaporation rate is very slow. Mar 20, J.

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Not sure if my increasingly low comprehension rate was anything that could be remedied by Susskind or inherent in the material. I think I’ve had my fill of physics for dummies. He is skilled in leonqrd students at several levels: From the point of view of someone a long way from the black hole, the astronaut will be fried to a crisp as they get closer to the event horizon.

A charge on a BH pushes the horizon out from the singularity. The most memorable bits are Susskind’s mus The Black Hole War is at times an autobiographical tale about the wat physics community, and at times a physics lesson.

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If you like books and love to build cool products, we may be looking for you. Is Susskind actually serious about some of the things he says? Bets made over a beer between scientists rarely make the headlines, but in Stephen Hawking conceded that he’d lost a bet and that a view he had held for 30 years was wrong. John Wheeler proposed wormholes but they would stay open for so short a time that even light could not pass through.


Open strings, such as mesons, have ends, but there can also be closed strings. I was somewhat disappointed in his adamant disbelief in God, mostly just because he bothered bringing it up at all.

Susskind is funny, explains things very clearly. Very likely we are still confused beginners with very wrong mental pictues, and ultimate reality remains far beyond our grasp… The more we discover, the less we seem to know. Maybe that is what Penrose is pissed at.

June 27, at 2: Retrieved 6 August Retrieved 5 Hol Planck time 10 exp sec leonarr very small, being the time it takes light to traverse the Planck length. I cannot claim to understand much of what was written about in this book, but it is fun to try. The constant Greek lambda creates a repulsive force if negative; attractive if positive.

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Hawkings believed information is destroyed as it entered the black hole. In this article, they suggest that the black holes already know the past and future before it is even susskijd. July 1, at I thought somebody might make that point.