Book Discussion on Warped Passages

Lisa Randall talked about her book Warped Passages: Unraveling the Mysteries of the Universe’s Hidden Dimensions, published by… read more

Lisa Randall talked about her book Warped Passages: Unraveling the Mysteries of the Universe’s Hidden Dimensions, published by Ecco. In the book she discussed the possibility of there being extra dimensions in the universe beyond the time and three space dimensions familiar to people today. Using chart, graphs, and pictures, Professor Randall discussed the theories that have led scientists to believe that there are extra dimensions, including string theory. She outlined a new theory involving “branes” that she has co-developed and talked about the likelihood that the existence of extra dimensions would be proven experimentally within the next five years. Following her presentation, Ms. Randall responded to questions and comments from members of the audience. close

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Book Discussion on Warped Passages

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New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Nov 27, 2005
Last Aired:
Jan 16, 2006

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  • Nov 27, 2005 | 4:16am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 24, 2005 | 5:45pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 15, 2006 | 12:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 16, 2006 | 9:32pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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