Brian Greene Quotes

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Brian Greene Quotes

The revelation weve come to is that we can trust our memories of a past with lower, not higher, entropy only if the big bang - the process, event, or happening that brought the universe into existence - started off the universe in an extraordinarily special, highly ordered state of low entropy.
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Science is the process that takes us from confusion to understanding ...

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For string theory to make sense, the universe should have nine spacial dimensions and one time dimension, for a total of ten dimensions.

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Experience informs intuition. But it does more than that: Experience sets the frame within which we analyze and interpret what we perceive. You would no doubt expect, for instance, that the "wild child" raised by a pack of wolves would interpret the world from a perspective that differs substantially from your own. Even less extreme comparisons, such as those between people raised in very different cultural traditions, serve to underscore the degree to which our experiences determine our interpretive mindset.

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Blissful as ignorance,

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I've seen children's eyes light up when I tell them about black holes and the Big Bang.

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Far from being accidental details, the properties of nature's basic building blocks are deeply entwined with the fabric of space and time.

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The central idea of string theory is quite straightforward. If you examine any piece of matter ever more finely, at first you'll find molecules, atoms, sub-atomic particles. Probe the smaller particles, you'll find something else, a tiny vibrating filament of energy, a little tiny vibrating string.

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When we benefit from CT scanners, M.R.I. devices, pacemakers and arterial stents, we can immediately appreciate how science affects the quality of our lives.

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Many different planets are many different distances from their host star; we find ourselves at this distance because if we were closer or farther away, the temperature would be hotter or colder, eliminating liquid water, an essential ingredient for our survival.

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I may be a Jewish scientist, but I would be tickled silly if one day I were reincarnated as a Baptist preacher.

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The real question is whether all your pondering and analyses will convince you that life is worth living. That's what it all comes down to.

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Energy is the ultimate convertable currency.

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