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Apr24-06, 03:34 AM
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is the thoery proposed by paul steinhardt can be explained even without the use of superstring theory?

i mean can you apply other theories (such as lqg) to explain the cyclic universe idea, or it's entirely depended on strings and extra dimensions?
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Apr25-06, 09:18 AM
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is the thoery proposed by paul steinhardt can be explained even without the use of superstring theory?

i mean can you apply other theories (such as lqg) to explain the cyclic universe idea, or it's entirely depended on strings and extra dimensions?
Take a look to this: http://www.physicsforums.com/showthread.php?t=111816


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