Brian Keating & Stephen Wolfram , Into the Impossible With Brian Keating

Did Stephen Wolfram Finally Prove the Second Law of Thermodynamics?

19 Jan 2024 • 97 min • EN
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Please join my mailing list here 👉 to win a meteorite 💥 Has the second law of thermodynamics finally been proven? The second law of thermodynamics has been shrouded in mystery for a century and a half. Now, after building on the recent breakthroughs in the foundations of physics, Stephen Wolfram has finally provided a resolution to the mystery.  Stephen Wolfram is a computer scientist, physicist, and businessman. He is the founder and CEO of Wolfram Research and the creator of Mathematica, Wolfram Alpha, and Wolfram Language. Over the course of 4 decades, he has pioneered the development & application of computational thinking. He has been responsible for many discoveries, inventions & innovations in science, technology, and business. In this in-depth interview, he shares his findings, shines a light on some of the most misunderstood concepts in physics, and answers some of our most pressing questions about the nature of the second law, entropy, and the dark side of the universe.  Tune in! Key Takeaways: 00:00:00 Intro 00:02:27 Judging a book by its cover 00:11:28 Proving the second law of thermodynamics  00:15:00 What is time?  00:18:20 What is temperature?  00:28:20 The role of the observer  00:43:08 What do we know about dark matter so far? 00:52:16 Black hole entropy  01:01:25 Classical mechanics vs. quantum mechanics  01:13:35 The consequences of dimension fluctuations in physics  01:21:55 Questions from the audience  01:32:55 Outro — Additional resources: 📢 Ownership of your health starts with AG1. Try AG1 and get a FREE 1-year supply of Vitamin D3K2 and 5 FREE AG1 Travel Packs with your first purchase 👉 ➡️ Follow me on your favorite platforms: ✖️ Twitter: 🔔 YouTube: 📝 Join my mailing list: ✍️ Check out my blog: 🎙️ Follow my podcast: Into the Impossible with Brian Keating is a podcast dedicated to all those who want to explore the universe within and beyond the known. Make sure to subscribe so you never miss an episode! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit

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