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Testing the Holographic Principle

Adrian Cho at Science magazine this week has an article about Craig Hogan’s project to build a “holometer” and somehow test the “holographic principle”. Since this promises some sort of experimental test of fashionable ideas about quantum gravity, it has … Continue reading ?
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Is the Universe a Holographic Illusion?

Odd : Neatorama (4 years ago)

Some physicists have proposed that the entire universe is not real, but a holographic illusion. Now astrophysicist Craig Hogan is building a machine to test that hypothesis: Possible evidence for this model appeared last year in the... Read Post

Yahoo Tests A New Homepage Highlighting Magazines, Talent… And Twitter

Technology : TechCrunch (3 hours ago)

For the past year or so, Yahoo has been working through a major design overhaul under CEO Marissa Mayer, and it looks like it has now started testing out new formats for its biggest property of all, Yahoo.com. From the looks of tips... Read Post

Hogan’s holometer: Testing the hypothesis of a holographic universe

Academics / Physics : Symmetry Breaking (4 years ago)

In 2008, Fermilab particle astrophysicist Craig Hogan made waves with a mind-boggling proposition: The 3D universe in which we appear to live is no more than a hologram. Now he is building the most precise clock of all time to direc... Read Post


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