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Cosmic censorship hypothesis

  1. Jun 22, 2005 #1
    Has the cosmic censorship hypothesis proven to be false or is it still staying as an unproven hypothesis?
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  3. Jun 23, 2005 #2


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    It's still controversial. Even though Hawking conceded the bet, it was on technical grounds, not observational evidence. Strictly speaking, cosmic censorship never ascended to the rank of hypothesis, it was always a conjecture.
  4. Jun 23, 2005 #3
    Is Hawking's paper available on the net?
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