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SpaceX SAOCOM 1A mission launch. Photo: SpaceX/Unsplash

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A conversation with theoretical physicist and bestselling author of ‘The Order of Time,’ Carlo Rovelli

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  1. You did not exactly accomplish everything you might have wanted to over the last 10 years.
  2. You are thinking about the next decade, especially considering the not-unlikely prospect that it will look a lot like the last one, and/or:
  3. You are thinking about what lies at the end of that next one. Namely, perhaps, the deadline, 2030, at which point the world’s climate scientists say we…


A fully armed and operational physics lesson about ‘Return of the Jedi’

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What some dismiss as misremembering could be a hint of alternate realities

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Could a Cadillac knock a speeding Camaro out of the way of our heroes? A physicist explains.

A still from the Stranger Things series on Netflix. A Camaro faces the Starcourt Mall in an empty parking lot at night.
A still from the Stranger Things series on Netflix. A Camaro faces the Starcourt Mall in an empty parking lot at night.
Credit: Stranger Things/Netflix


A pioneer in the study of complex systems tells the origin story of one of the most famous intellectual institutes in the world

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Rethinking the idea that makes you rethink reality

Illustration: Zoë Van Dijk

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