Can the e8 shape help us find the "theory of everything"? Garrett Lisi thinks so.

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Garrett Lisi has a PhD, but he isn't a master scientist living a life in academia. Instead, he's a surfer who works on physics problems on the side. But his latest theory is causing a stir in the physics community. He used the geometric shape known as E8 to tie together various physical theories and laws into one master theory. "The theory is very young, and still in development," he told the press. "Right now, I'd assign a low (but not tiny) likelyhood to this..." "For comparison, I think...Read Full Story