Seven Scientific Concepts of “The Ant Farm”

“The Ant Farm” explores the philosophical aspects of an advanced scientific society with deep roots in religion. But driving the story line is science, which I boiled down into seven basic concepts. While they start out following accepted scientific thought, these ideas expand out to uncharted territories. Take a look and let me know what you think. Entangled particles interact in such a way that measuring one enables you to tell something about the properties…

In the Beginning…

When was that? Some religious folks might say that was 6 thousand years ago when a lonely guy got a bright idea to create something to keep him company. Stephen Hawkins would probably disagree favoring something like 13 billion years ago and the method of creation was more of a big bang. Then again, Prof. Paul Steinhardt (Princeton University) would probably describe it more as a big smash than a big bang between universes that…