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(49)May 2, 2019

## Is the project related to sacred geometry?

February 27, 2020

*Answered by: Stephen Wolfram*

## How do your models relate to the anthropic principle?

March 5, 2020

*Answered by: Jonathan Gorard*

## How does quantum computation work within the context of your models?

March 6, 2020

*Answered by: Jonathan Gorard*

## How does wave-particle duality work in your models?

March 6, 2020

*Answered by: Jonathan Gorard*

## How can your models be Lorentz invariant?

March 7, 2020

*Answered by: Jonathan Gorard*

## How do black holes work within the context of your models?

March 7, 2020

*Answered by: Jonathan Gorard*

## How do your models relate to the de Broglie–Bohm/pilot wave formulation of quantum mechanics?

March 7, 2020

*Answered by: Jonathan Gorard*

## How does quantum interference occur within your models?

March 7, 2020

*Answered by: Jonathan Gorard*

## How do your models relate to the many-worlds formulation of quantum mechanics?

March 7, 2020

*Answered by: Jonathan Gorard*

## How can your models be consistent with Bell’s theorem?

March 8, 2020

*Answered by: Jonathan Gorard*

## How does quantum entanglement occur in your models?

March 9, 2020

*Answered by: Jonathan Gorard*

## How does the uncertainty principle work in your models?

March 9, 2020

*Answered by: Jonathan Gorard*

## Do your models permit the possibility of time travel (i.e. the existence of closed timelike curves)?

March 10, 2020

*Answered by: Jonathan Gorard*

## Why do you get a Euclidean/Riemannian metric, as opposed to a taxicab metric, induced on your hypergraphs?

March 11, 2020

*Answered by: Jonathan Gorard*

## What do your models imply regarding dark energy and the cosmological constant?

March 11, 2020

*Answered by: Jonathan Gorard*

## Are your models consistent with the ER=EPR conjecture?

March 12, 2020

*Answered by: Jonathan Gorard*

## Are your models consistent with inflationary cosmology?

March 12, 2020

*Answered by: Jonathan Gorard*

## What does your formalism mean for computational complexity theory?

March 13, 2020

*Answered by: Jonathan Gorard*

## What do your models imply regarding the black hole information paradox?

March 13, 2020

*Answered by: Jonathan Gorard*

## Are your models consistent with the holographic principle/AdS-CFT correspondence?

Recall that the multiway causal graph encodes both the structure of the (purely quantum mechanical) multiway evolution graph, Read more

March 14, 2020

*Answered by: Jonathan Gorard*

## How do your models relate to homotopy theory, derived geometry and higher category theory?

March 15, 2020

*Answered by: Jonathan Gorard*

## How do your models relate to twistor theory?

March 16, 2020

*Answered by: Jonathan Gorard*

## How do your models relate to spin networks, spin foams and loop quantum gravity?

March 16, 2020

*Answered by: Jonathan Gorard*

## How do your models relate to tensor networks?

March 17, 2020

*Answered by: Jonathan Gorard*

## How do your models relate to causal set theory and causal dynamical triangulation?

March 18, 2020

*Answered by: Jonathan Gorard*

## How do your models relate to string theory?

April 1, 2020

*Answered by: Stephen Wolfram*

## Is this a theory of everything?

April 1, 2020

*Answered by: Stephen Wolfram*

## Are you saying that the universe is a cellular automaton?

April 2, 2020

*Answered by: Stephen Wolfram*

## Could the universe just stop?

April 3, 2020

*Answered by: Stephen Wolfram*

## Could there be more than one correct rule?

April 4, 2020

*Answered by: Stephen Wolfram*

## How will you know if you have the correct rule?

April 5, 2020

*Answered by: Stephen Wolfram*

## What does your model say about the simulation argument?

April 5, 2020

*Answered by: Stephen Wolfram*

## Are there other universes?

April 5, 2020

*Answered by: Stephen Wolfram*

## How could your model be proved wrong?

April 6, 2020

*Answered by: Stephen Wolfram*

## If the universe is computational, what computer is it running on?

April 7, 2020

*Answered by: Stephen Wolfram*

## Are you saying that the universe is a computer?

April 8, 2020

## Can I get the code to run your models?

April 8, 2020

## I have my own theory; will you look at it?

April 8, 2020

## What background do I need to understand what you’re doing?

April 8, 2020

## Can I sponsor or donate to your project?

April 8, 2020

*Answered by: Stephen Wolfram*

## Does your theory make predictions?

April 8, 2020

## How can I get involved in your project?

April 9, 2020

*Answered by: Stephen Wolfram*

## What is left to do in the project?

April 10, 2020

*Answered by: Stephen Wolfram*

## Have you found The Rule for the universe?

April 11, 2020

*Answered by: Stephen Wolfram*

## Does the project invalidate existing physics?

April 12, 2020

*Answered by: Jonathan Gorard*

## What existing approaches is the project closest to?

*A New Kind of Science*. Other approaches that have definite similarities to certain aspects of our formalism include causal dynamical triangulation (which can be thought of as corresponding to a special case of our more topologically generic description of spacetime in terms of hypergraphs—namely the case in which spacetime is triangulated topologically into a simplicial complex of pentachora), Read more

April 13, 2020

## What is the history and background to the project?

*A New Kind of Science*. The project that it defined was long hibernated, but restarted in late 2019. The full story—going back to Stephen’s early life as a physicist—is in Stephen Wolfram’s post, Read more

April 14, 2020

## What is the quickest way to understand the project?

May 2, 2020