Why is gravity an illusion?
August 26, 2010 § Leave a comment
Erik Verlinde The theoretical physicist believes that gravity is an emergent phenomenon, not the elemental “force” that Newton and Einstein theorized it to be. He thinks it is the result of patterns of complex, microscopic phenomena.
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- “What if our dreams are right and gravity is just an illusion?” and related posts (letterfromhere.blogspot.com)
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