Sir Roger Penrose, b.8th August, 1931

On June 20, 2009, Susan Kruglinski and Oliver Chanarin wrote on discover

“Roger Penrose Says Physics Is Wrong, From String Theory to Quantum Mechanics

…A theorist whose name will be forever linked with such giants as Hawking and Einstein, Penrose has made fundamental contributions to physics, mathematics, and geometry. He reinterpreted general relativity to prove that black holes can form from dying stars. He invented twistor theory — a novel way to look at the structure of space-time — and so led us to a deeper understanding of the nature of gravity. He discovered a remarkable family of geometric forms that came to be known as Penrose tiles. He even moonlighted as a brain researcher, coming up with a provocative theory that consciousness arises from quantum-mechanical processes. And he wrote a series of incredibly readable, best-selling science books to boot…”

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