Monday, January 16, 2006

Across the Megaverse

In Leonard Susskind's new book, "The Cosmic Landscape," he says the latest version of string theory (now rechristened M-theory) yields a gargantuan number of models: about 10 to the 500th power -- the "megaverse."

These details are explored in an interesting NY Times article titled 'The Cosmic Landscape'.

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