|Sir Roger Penrose: Conformal Cyclic Cosmology, Black Holes Nobel Prize with Eric Weinstein Janna Levin|
|Guest(s)||Sir Roger Penrose|
|Release Date||6 November 2020|
Sir Roger Penrose: Conformal Cyclic Cosmology, Black Holes Nobel Prize with Eric Weinstein Janna Levin was a livestream of Into the Impossible, hosted by Brian Keating with guests Sir Roger Penrose, Janna Levin, and Eric Weinstein. Eric joined at about 1:13:00.
oin me for a very special discussion with Sir Roger Penrose, co-winner of the 2020 Nobel Prize in physics. We will discuss Conformal Cyclic Cosmology, Black Holes, and of course, Nobel Prizes! GET OUR SLIDES:
A very special episode with Sir Roger Penrose, co-winner of the 2020 Nobel Prize in physics. We discuss Conformal Cyclic Cosmology, Black Holes, and of course, Nobel Prizes! Roger is a mensch. He always makes time for me and provided one of the first and most enthusiastic "blurbs" for my book, Losing the Nobel Prize. He has always been so generous with his time, even after winning the Nobel Prize when demands for his attention are relentless.
You may also enjoy this video recorded at UC San Diego in late- 2018 "Hawking Points in the CMB Sky", based loosely on his precursor book, "Cycles of Time: Conformal Cyclic Cosmology, Hawking Points in the CMB Sky" https://youtu.be/zt1WH_SkazQ?sub_conf... Get Cycles of Time: https://amzn.to/2JCdKl7
Sir Roger Penrose and I will discuss his latest research including this article: Apparent evidence for Hawking points in the CMB Sky
He will also share insights into the thinking of a modern day theoretical physicist. Is the Universe destined to collapse, ending in a big crunch or to expand indefinitely until it homogenizes in a heat death? Roger will explain a third alternative, the cosmological conformal cyclic cosmology (CCC) scheme—where the Universe evolves through eons, each ending in the decay of mass and beginning again with new Big Bang.
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