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The FQXi podcast brings you the latest ideas in foundational physics and cosmology—and includes interviews with our members and other leading scientists. It's hosted by Zeeya Merali and Brendan Foster. You can contact us at podcast@fqxi.org, and follow us on twitter: @FQXi. The podcast is produced by Zeeya, and music is provided by Baltimore-based Diefenbaker.
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May 25, 2020

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The FQXi December 29, 2017 Podcast features:
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Now about l I don't know if it is a constant, you are going to understand why.If this matter exists, so it is produced by something like our phtons are produced by stars.We know that c is a constant.Now if the cosmological spheres producing these particles of gravitation for me are proportional with the BH where they come from and its volume, so perhaps that l is not constant but proportional with this cosmological volume.But I am not sure of course, that must be experimented and tested.In all...


Hi All,

I d like to discuss about my equation E=m(b)c²+m(nb)l² considering this matter not baryonic , this DM.

If it is correct that explains this quantum gravitation also and this DM probably in the cold perhaps for a balance of our standard model.


There is a huge debate going on now in physics between those who believe that measurement is key to those who believe that measurement is secondary. The multiverse/stringy/loopy/dark matter/dark energy approaches all seem to have one thing in common: none result from measurements.

Certainly this has got to be worth at least some discourse as a significant issue...

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