“If you’re not a huge fan of human beings, but you really like puzzles, and you’re good at math, physics is very attractive.” – Garrett Lisi In this Portal podcast clip, Eric Weinstein discusses the importance and the beauty of theoretical physics with Garrett Lisi.
“And that is really the founding crime for me in the string revolution, it was the desire to say that everyone who is not part of us is an idiot.” – Eric Weinstein In this portal podcast clip, Eric Weinstein discusses the story behind String Theory with Garrett Lisi.
Garrett Lisi, the so called “Surf Bum with a Theory of Everything (or T.O.E.)”, is a PhD theoretical physicist who has refused to be captured by the theoretical physics community. By making shrewd investments, he has avoided holding meaningful employment for his entire adult life. Instead, he lives in Maui and travels the world chasing the […]