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  • It's actually safe to create a universe in your basement.

  • The recent developments in cosmology strongly suggest that the universe may be the ultimate free lunch.

    Lunch   Development   May  
    "The New Physics". Book edited by Paul Davies, 1992.
  • Space is certainly something more complicated than the average person would probably realize. Space is not just an empty background in which things happen.

  • In the context of general relativity, space almost is a substance. It can bend and twist and stretch, and probably the best way to think about space is to just kind of imagine a big piece of rubber that you can pull and twist and bend.

    Thinking   Space   Twists  
  • Despite its name, the big bang theory is not really a theory of a bang at all. It is really only a theory of the aftermath of a bang.

    Names   Bangs   Aftermath  
  • The Big Bang theory says nothing about what banged, why it banged, or what happened before it banged.

    Bangs   Bigs   Theory  
    "Alan Guth: What Made the Big Bang Bang" by Neil Swidey, www.bostonglobe.com. May 02, 2014.
  • It’s hard to build models of inflation that don't lead to a multiverse. It’s not impossible, so I think there’s still certainly research that needs to be done. But most models of inflation do lead to a multiverse, and evidence for inflation will be pushing us in the direction of taking [the idea of a] multiverse seriously.

  • The question of the origin of the matter in the universe is no longer thought to be beyond the range of science - everything can be created from nothing. It is fair to say that the universe is the ultimate free lunch.

    Lunch   Matter   Range  
    "The Inflationary Universe: The Quest for a New Theory of Cosmic Origins". Book by Alan Guth, 1997.
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Alan Guth

  • Born: February 27, 1947
  • Occupation: Physicist