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Felippa Amanta


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Can anyone explain to me what 'string theory' is?

I know this is a stupid question, but I've heard about string theory many times, but have no clue what it really is. Please understand I have very little background in physic. Do you have a good explanation about what it is and why it matters a lot in our universe? Thanks!


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    May 26 2012: @ Felippa Nice question asked by you. I really appreciate with you.
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      May 26 2012: Thank you for your encouragement, and for taking the time to answer my question. I really appreciate your answer too! :)
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        May 27 2012: @Felippa I have too many friends in china, very intelligent lady they are like you. Happy to meet you and especially for your interest in Physics. Its a very good subject. I always encourage to those people who really interested to know and to do something new in their life.

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