Saturday, November 28, 2015

What is a Wormhole?

A wormhole is a theoretical passage through space-time that could create shortcuts for long journeys across the universe. Wormholes are predicted by the theory of general relativity. But be wary: wormholes bring with them the dangers of sudden collapse, high radiation and dangerous contact with exotic matter.

I was reading a while ago a transcript of Stephen Hawking’s lecture on Space and Time Warps...and now I'm having a few more questions plus a bunch of scenarios that my brain is trying to evaluate.

Read the transcript here but addictive:

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