Lee Smolin

May. 17, 2013

Resetting the Theory of Time

Physicist Lee Smolin explains his theory of time, and why the future of physics depends on it.

time, cosmology, physics, Lee Smolin, Time Reborn: From the Crisis in Physics to the Future of the Universe

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