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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

Sweden's Sexism Test For Games Is A Great Idea

Technology : ReadWriteWeb (3 hours ago)

Editor's Note: This was originally published by our partners at Kill Screen. Those social justice warriors known as the Swedes are at it again! Last year, four Swedish cinemas started indicating whether the films they screened passe... 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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