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Sean Carroll

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LIVE TED Conversation: Join TED Speaker Sean Carroll

LIVE conversation with cosmologist Sean Carroll, TEDxCaltech Speaker and author of From Eternity to Here: The Quest for the Ultimate Theory of Time.

The conversation will open at 4pm (Eastern Standard Time), May 19, 2011. Sean is on vacation in Las Vagas, and will join us from his hotel room there to discuss the cosmos, the nature of time, and the science of poker.


Closing Statement from Sean Carroll

Thanks for participating, everyone! I hope some light was shed. It's been a pleasure chatting with the TED community.

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  • May 19 2011: Hello Sean,

    Does that all mean that there is actually nothing like time? Is it just a our "feeling" of the changes around, states changes, fluctuations? Without any change around us would we be in present time time? Ok, just said there is no time in fact :-).
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      May 19 2011: I'm someone who believe that time really exists. Otherwise how would we know when to participate in the TED chat?

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