Duše neumírá, ale odchází do vesmíru,
Echo24.czDuše neumírá, ale odchází do vesmíru, tvrdí vědci - Echo24.czEcho24.czDva přední světoví vědci se domnívají, že našli odpověď na otázku, která trápí lidstvo už od počátků. Přišli totiž s teorií, která prý dokazuje, že lidská duše je ...and more »
Posted on 23 September 2017 | 2:26 am
Truth and Beauty: The Two Faces of Science -
Truth and Beauty: The Two Faces of ScienceFair ObserverAs Roger Penrose summed it up pithily: “It is a mysterious thing, in fact, how something that looks attractive may have a better chance of being true than something which looks ugly. I have noticed on many occasions (in my own work) where there might, ...
Posted on 22 September 2017 | 9:30 pm
Arguments why God (very probably) exists -
The Tand D.comArguments why God (very probably) existsThe Tand D.comIn 2004 the great British physicist Roger Penrose put forward a vision of a universe composed of three independently existing worlds – mathematics, the material world and human consciousness. As Penrose acknowledged, it was a complete puzzle to him ...
Posted on 14 September 2017 | 9:11 pm
How did humans “overshoot” in
Institute for Ethics and Emerging TechnologiesHow did humans “overshoot” in intelligence? Plus a Tech Roundup!Institute for Ethics and Emerging TechnologiesRoger Penrose's hypotheses merit some scrutiny here. Is it possible that this exponential nonlinearity of mental growth happens because we reached a threshold, where new modes became possible, suddenly? Perhaps Penrose's quantum effects in the brain ...
Posted on 9 September 2017 | 12:58 am
Roger Penrose. Moda w fizyce Wszechświata -
Rzeczpospolita (komunikaty prasowe) (Rejestracja)Roger Penrose. Moda w fizyce WszechświataRzeczpospolita (komunikaty prasowe) (Rejestracja)Ptolemejski model ruchu poziomego – w ramach którego Ziemię uznawano z... Ptolemejski model ruchu poziomego – w ramach którego Ziemię uznawano za nieruchomą i znajdującą się w centrum Kosmosu – przez wiele wieków uchodził za niepodważalny.
Posted on 8 September 2017 | 9:19 am
Exxopolis to shed light on festival
The main dome was inspired by an English cathedral and features 10 ‘stained-glass windows', with designs based on Penrose tiling discovered by English mathematician and physicist Roger Penrose. Tunnels connect the domes and the construction includes pods ...
Posted on 16 August 2015 | 6:32 am
MC Escher’s impossible dreams
By the 1950s, Escher’s vision had attracted the attention of leading mathematicians such as HSM Coxeter and Roger Penrose. After the pair corresponded about infinity in 1957, Coxeter used Escher’s illustrations in a lecture on crystal symmetry.
Posted on 13 August 2015 | 3:20 pm
Checking Back In On The Transbay Transit
The interlocking diamond pattern of the perforations is derived from the work of 1970s British mathematical physicist Roger Penrose, and is meant to take on the appearance of a continuous pattern despite being composed of 6-foot-by-6-foot panels.
Posted on 13 August 2015 | 1:01 pm
Roger Penrose on his friend MC Escher: the
As the first British show by artist MC Escher opens, the physicist Roger Penrose tells The Times how he befriended the artist You might not immediately recall the artist, but the precise, beautifully drawn, unsettling work of Maurits Cornelis Escher is ...
Posted on 23 June 2015 | 10:01 am
The Danger of Artificial Stupidity
3) Computers lack mathematical insight: in his book The Emperor’s New Mind, the Oxford mathematical physicist Sir Roger Penrose deployed Gödel’s first incompleteness theorem to argue that, in general, the way mathematicians provide their ...
Posted on 9 March 2015 | 7:41 am