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Information on Universe's Event Horizon...

From: "andrew cooke" <andrew@...>

Date: Thu, 15 Jan 2009 17:58:18 -0300 (CLST)

Information on the Universe's event horizon is quantized at the Planck
scale, but fully describe the volume inside.  It follows that local 3D
space is much more "grainy" than the Planck length.  And a gravitational
wave detector has reached that limit...

It makes some sense.  For a long time it's seemed like information theory
is going to tie things together somehow (although since that's just my
hunch it means very little...).  Still, it would be crazy if this were
true.  Especially as it's a New Scientist article!

http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg20126911.300-our-world-may-be-a-giant-hologram.html?full=true

Andrew

Happiness...

From: "andrew cooke" <andrew@...>

Date: Sun, 18 Jan 2009 11:04:35 -0300 (CLST)

...is being able to explain the above to your partner, and for them to
understand and laugh at the whole idea :o)

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