Pass the Vodka…

“As you may have heard, this will be the year. The Large Hadron Collider – the most powerful atom-smasher ever built – will be switched on, and particle physics will hit pay-dirt. Yet if a pair of Russian mathematicians are right, any advances in this area could be overshadowed by a truly extraordinary event. According to Irina Aref’eva and Igor Volovich, the LHC might just turn out to be the world’s first time machine…”

2008: Does Time Travel Start Here – New Scientist, February 2008

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~ by theobservereffect on February 7, 2008.

One Response to “Pass the Vodka…”

  1. Ah, see, now we’re getting somewhere! Even though I’m a theorist, the reality is that physics is, well, physical (odd fact: Olivia Newton John is Max Born’s granddaughter – yes, the same Max Born who was one of the father’s of quantum theory). So, in any case, experiment will eventually clear up whether us theorists are right or just drinkin’ the Kool-Aid.

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