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Scientific Controversies Series at Pioneer Works
Oct 28, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm| Free
What: Scientific Controversies: A Series with Janna Levin
#1. Many Worlds
When: Tuesday, October 28, 7:30pm
Where: Pioneer Works, Center for Art and Innovation
159 Pioneer Street
Red Hook, Brooklyn 11231
What: #1. Many Worlds
Our universe may not be alone. We may live in a multiverse in which every possibility happens and with each new possibility the universe branches off into another of many worlds. In conversation with astrophysicist and writer Janna Levin, MIT Physicists Max Tegmark and Nobel Laureate Frank Wilczek will discuss the multiverse, many worlds, and the elusive nature of reality.
Frank Wilczek (Nobel Laureate, Herman Feschback Professor of Physics at MIT, author of “The Lightness of Being”)
Max Tegmark (Professor of Physics at MIT, author of “Our Mathematical Universe”)
Janna Levin (Professor of Physics and Astronomy, Barnard/Columbia, author of “How the Universe Got Its Spots” and “A Madman dreams of Turing Machines”)