The Portal Clips

The Story Behind String Theory – 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.

The Portal Podcast

The Portal Podcast #015: Garrett Lisi – My Arch-nemesis, Myself

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 […]

Guest Appearances

Eric on Big Think: Why Can’t We Find the Theory of Everything? Einstein, Rogue Genius, String Theory