Roger Penrose

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Name: Roger Penrose
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Gravity: Still exerting its hold on science

An illustration by New York Times Service| credits: New York Times ServiceNot long after the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, while the world was reckoning with the specter of nuclear energy, a businessman named Roger Babson was worrying about another ... [Published Nigeria Punch - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

MBA Clubs: Sauder School Of Business - Women in Business Club

Swetha Kola , who worked for Google and was revolutionising the non-profit sector in India, is now president of the Women in Business Club at the Sauder School of Business , University of British Columbia.In this interview she explains why women are not ... [Published BusinessBecause - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 28 2014 - 2 reports

The inescapable tug of gravity

A mass like the sun makes the universe bend, causing smaller masses like planets to move toward it.Not long after the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, while the world was reckoning with the spectre of nuclear energy, a businessman named Roger Babson ... [Published Indian Express - Jun 28 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 1 reports

Combinatorics: Ancient and Modern

When does a branch of mathematics become recognizable as such? Granted, questions like this are oily things, hard to answer, and harder even to clarify. But the book under review is offered as just the sort of resource that might shed light on when and ... [Published MAA Online - Jun 25 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 1 reports

Still Exerting a Hold on Science: Defying Gravity

George Johnson in The New York Times: Not long after the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, while the world was reckoning with the specter of nuclear energy , a businessman named Roger Babson was worrying about another of nature’s forces: gravity. ... [Published 3quarksdaily - Jun 25 2014]
First reported Jun 07 2014 - Updated Jun 07 2014 - 1 reports

Inflation and BICEP2: Steinhardt is missing the whole point

If the BICEP2's discovery of the primordial gravitational waves is valid, and I am confident that the evidence still strongly suggests that it is, then Paul Steinhardt, Neil Turok, and Roger Penrose are perhaps the world's three sorest losers because ... [Published The Reference Frame - Jun 07 2014]
First reported Apr 27 2014 - Updated Apr 27 2014 - 1 reports

Why Science Does Not Disprove God

A number of recent books and articles will have you believe that—somehow—science has now disproved the existence of God. We know so much about how the Universe works, their authors claim, that God is simply unnecessary: we can explain all the workings ... [Published TIME.com - Apr 27 2014]
First reported Apr 06 2014 - Updated Apr 06 2014 - 1 reports

Roger Penrose continues his weird anti-ïnflation jihad

...as well as anti-quantum, anti-string... For more than 30 years, Roger Penrose would be offering many irrational and wrong criticisms of the cosmic inflation. He didn't stop after the publication of the discovery of primordial gravitational waves by ... [Published The Reference Frame - Apr 06 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

USF Welcomes Sir Roger Penrose, Internationally Recognized Scholar Offers Public Lecture on April 7

Sir Roger Penrose, universally recognized mathematician, cosmologist, and physicist, will give a public lecture at the University of San Francisco (USF) on Monday, April 7 at 6 p.m. in USF’s Presentation Theater. This event is free and open to the public. ... [Published PRWeb - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 1 reports

Nobelpriskandidaten om medvetandet

Nobelpriskandidaten om medvetandet   Videon här http://youtu.be/OfdsGpTHIkw Publicerad den 19 feb 2014 Interview with Nobel prize candidate Sir Roger Penrose and StuartHameroff on controversial theory of consciousness in the UniverseA review article ... [Published liberum-weto - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 19 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 1 reports

The hard problem of consciousness: David Chalmers at TED2014

David Chalmers. Photo: James Duncan Davidson “Right now you have a movie playing inside your head,” says philosopher David Chalmers. It’s an amazing movie, with 3D, smell, taste, touch, a sense of body, pain, hunger, emotions, memories, and a constant ... [Published TED Blog - Mar 19 2014]
First reported Mar 18 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 1 reports

BICEP2: some winners and losers

In this blog post, I will assume that the observation of BICEP2 suggesting \(r\approx 0.20\pm 0.05\) and \(n_s\approx 0.96\pm 0.01\) is right and will eventually be confirmed by independent experiments. If the result turns out to be wrong, the blog post ... [Published The Reference Frame - Mar 18 2014]

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Gravity: Still exerting its hold on science [Published Nigeria Punch - Jul 22 2014]
MBA Clubs: Sauder School Of Business - Women in... [Published BusinessBecause - Jul 16 2014]
The inescapable tug of gravity [Published Indian Express - Jun 28 2014]
[tt] NYT: Defying Gravity, a Businessman Helped... [Published TranshumanTech - Jun 27 2014]
Combinatorics: Ancient and Modern [Published MAA Online - Jun 25 2014]
Still Exerting a Hold on Science: Defying Gravity [Published 3quarksdaily - Jun 25 2014]
Inflation and BICEP2: Steinhardt is missing the... [Published The Reference Frame - Jun 07 2014]
Why Science Does Not Disprove God [Published TIME.com - Apr 27 2014]
Roger Penrose continues his weird anti-ïnflatio... [Published The Reference Frame - Apr 06 2014]
USF Welcomes Sir Roger Penrose, Internationally... [Published PRWeb - Apr 04 2014]
Nobelpriskandidaten om medvetandet [Published liberum-weto - Mar 24 2014]
The hard problem of consciousness: David Chalme... [Published TED Blog - Mar 19 2014]
BICEP2: some winners and losers [Published The Reference Frame - Mar 18 2014]
[tt] NYRB (Mandelbrot): Jim Holt: He Conceived ... [Published TranshumanTech - Feb 27 2014]
[tt] Edge 2014 Question: What Scientific Idea I... [Published TranshumanTech - Feb 04 2014]
[tt] NS 2954: Stephen Hawking's new theory offe... [Published TranshumanTech - Feb 04 2014]
A dream run [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Jan 03 2014]
Biography for Stephen Hawking [Published Able2Act - Apr 27 2007]
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[tt] NYT: Defying Gravity, a Businessman Helped... [Published TranshumanTech - Jun 27 2014]
Defying Gravity, a Businessman Helped to Understand It http://www.nytimes.com/2014/06/24/science/defying-gravity-a-businessman-helped-to-understand-it.html Not long after the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, while theworld was reckoning with the specter ...
Still Exerting a Hold on Science: Defying Gravity [Published 3quarksdaily - Jun 25 2014]
George Johnson in The New York Times: Not long after the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, while the world was reckoning with the specter of nuclear energy , a businessman named Roger Babson was worrying about another of nature’s forces: gravity. ...
Inflation and BICEP2: Steinhardt is missing the... [Published The Reference Frame - Jun 07 2014]
If the BICEP2's discovery of the primordial gravitational waves is valid, and I am confident that the evidence still strongly suggests that it is, then Paul Steinhardt, Neil Turok, and Roger Penrose are perhaps the world's three sorest losers because ...
Why Science Does Not Disprove God [Published TIME.com - Apr 27 2014]
A number of recent books and articles will have you believe that—somehow—science has now disproved the existence of God. We know so much about how the Universe works, their authors claim, that God is simply unnecessary: we can explain all the workings ...
Roger Penrose continues his weird anti-ïnflatio... [Published The Reference Frame - Apr 06 2014]
...as well as anti-quantum, anti-string... For more than 30 years, Roger Penrose would be offering many irrational and wrong criticisms of the cosmic inflation. He didn't stop after the publication of the discovery of primordial gravitational waves by ...
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