Brian Greene is an American physicist and author who wrote The Elegant Universe and The Fabric of the Cosmos.
Quotes by Brian Greene in Time One
Physicists say that the [measurement] results are correlated … but do not stand in a traditional cause-and-effect relationship because nothing travels between the two distant locations. … Many physicists find this convincing, but others have a nagging sense that there is more to the story.
According to inflation, the more than 100 billion galaxies, sparkling throughout space like heavenly diamonds, are nothing but quantum mechanics writ large across the sky. To me, this realization is one of the greatest wonders of the modern scientific age.
It is this kind of explanation, one that elegantly steps outside the box … to explain observations with quantitative precision and artful symmetry, that physicists describe as almost being too beautiful to be wrong.