Tag Archives: Roger Penrose

Hawking no comparison with Einstein

Good for Roger Penrose in standing up to the Hawking-cult (represented by Lisa Randall), when he said Hawking’s achievements were “astounding” given his physical condition. lightly debunking claims he was the greatest physicist of our time, comparable with Einstein. (BBC … Continue reading

Posted in gravitation, quantum crisis | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Einstein not to blame for the Flow-of-Time deviation

comment on Saving time: Physics killed it. Do we need it back?   New Scientist feature 01 November 2013 by Michael Slezak It’s unfair to blame Einstein for the ‘fatal blow’ to the ‘flow of time’, which some physicists still find problematic.  Lee Smolin argued … Continue reading

Posted in fundamental particle physics, gravitation | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments