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Happy Birthday Ed Witten

  1. Aug 26, 2004 #1
    Happy Birthday
    Edward Witten
    August 26
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  3. Aug 27, 2004 #2
    For those who don't know Ed Witten united the 5 different versions of string theory into M-theory
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  5. Aug 27, 2004 #4
    no way...

    Tom, do you seriously think some people don't know Witten :surprise:
  6. Aug 27, 2004 #5
    Only as someone who knows he is also just a nice guy. Not only an alien!
    Birthdays are a time for the rest of us to celebrate someone's life and work.
  7. Aug 27, 2004 #6


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    Dearly Missed

    How old is he this year?
  8. Aug 27, 2004 #7
    I think the Who's Who and other sources put him in 1951
  9. Aug 30, 2004 #8


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    and this gives what exactly?!
    he's a mathematical genius but i dont know much about as a physicist because as you know physicists are bound to experiments and not to their paperwork.
  10. Aug 30, 2004 #9
    Ed's Birthday

    Sorry I don't understand what this has to do with Ed's Birthday which was August 26th, so long ago now it's almost his NEXT birthday
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