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Seeing and Believing

How do you bend a spoon? You can, if you realize that there is no spoon. That there is no space and time. Continue reading

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Rules of the Game

This is the introductory post on a short series on the rules of the games that people play, and where to look for predictability. Continue reading

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Bye Bye Einstein

This last post in the series explains why I believe it is time to say goodbye to Einstein, and why I look forward to how our worldview develops in the light of this CERN discovery of material superluminality. Continue reading

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Why not Discard Special Relativity?

This second post in my series on the superluminality observed (or suspected) at CERN looks at why we cannot accept it.

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Faster than Light

When they discovered particles going faster than light at CERN, they didn’t want to believe themselves. They were practically begging the rest of the community to find a mistake in this discovery. Why would they do that? This post and its follow ups will try to shed some light on this strange lack of faith.

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Change the Facts

Of truth and beauty — in physics and philosophy Continue reading

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Why the Speed of Light?

Another post in the latest blitz of physics/philosophy articles, this one presents an idea that the significance of the speed of light a la Special Relativity is a consequence of our perception rather than an assumption. Continue reading

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What is Space?

This post examines the realness of our space perception. (Why did you think this blog was called Unreal?) Continue reading

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The Philosophy of Special Relativity — A Comparison between Indian and Western Interpretations

In this blog version of an article published in Omega, I discuss how Eastern and Western views say essentially the same things when it comes to the nature of space and time. And how that view can be interpreted as a basis for understanding Einstein’s theories. [Journal Ref: Omega - Indian Journal of Science and Religion, Vol. VI, (Dec. 2007), pp 138-150.] Continue reading

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Einstein on God and Dice

God does not play dice with the universe — said Einstein. Whatever could he have meant? Here is my interpretation. Continue reading

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