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Stories by Peter Byrne

Leonard Susskind: The Bad Boy of Physics

Leonard Susskind: The Bad Boy of Physics

Leonard Susskind rebelled as a teen and never stopped. Today he insists that reality may forever be beyond reach of our understanding

June 22, 2011 — Peter Byrne

The Many Worlds of Hugh Everett

After his now celebrated theory of multiple universes met scorn, Hugh Everett abandoned the world of academic physics. He turned to top secret military research and led a tragic private life

October 21, 2008 — Peter Byrne

The Many Worlds of Hugh Everett

After his now celebrated theory of multiple universes met scorn, Hugh Everett abandoned the world of academic physics. He turned to top-secret military research and led a tragic private life
*Supplement: The Many Interpretations of Quantum Mechanics

November 19, 2007 — Peter Byrne

Bad Boy of Physics

Leonard Susskind rebelled as a teen and never stopped. Today he insists that reality may forever be beyond reach of our understanding

— Peter Byrne

Stand Up for Science Journalism!

Staying informed has never been more important.