Calendar of EventsHumanities for Everyone
- This event has passed.
Physicists’ Dream of a Theory of Everything
December 6, 2017
Ilsley Public Library
Image: Star of the Hero, courtesy Nicholas Roerich Museum
Theoretical physicists have long dreamt of a theory of everything that encompasses all particles of matter and their interactions. Dartmouth professor Marcelo Gleiser describes how physics and astronomy obtain knowledge of the natural world and how their limitations preclude us from ever getting to a “final” theory.