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A New Hope for a Perplexing Mathematical Proof | WIRED

Three years ago, a solitary mathematician released an impenetrable proof of the famous abc conjecture. At a recent conference dedicated to the work, optimism mixed with bafflement.

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Ask Ethan #96: Is the Multiverse science? — Starts With A Bang!

There are three things an idea must do to become a full-fledged scientific theory. How does the Multiverse stack up?