Michael Hobson

Michael Hobson Image source: University of Cambridge

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University of Cambridge

Michael Hobson is a British cosmologist who co-authored a text General Relativiy: An Introduction for Physicists with George Efstathiou and Anthony Lasenby.

Quotes by Michael Hobson in Time One

This gives an answer about 120 orders of magnitude higher than the upper limits on [the vacuum energy] set by cosmological observations. This is probably the worst theoretical prediction in the history of physics! Nobody knows how to make sense out of this result.