William Orem occasionally blogs for the Foundational Questions Institute. 

Founded by MIT cosmologist Max Tegmark, backed by some of the best scientific minds in the world, FQXi funds research into mind-bending cosmology and physics -- those kinds of projects that are unlikely to receive funding from traditional sources, but which could change our understanding of reality at a deep level.     

Is time travel possible? Is mathematics more real than we are? What came before the Big Bang?
                                                      Deep questions. Real science.


What if life on earth did not begin on earth?

Can a single object exist in two places?

Is time travel physically possible?

Big machines . . . for the Big Questions

The future in a grid

Doing chemistry the quantum way

String theory and the multiverse

The evolution of altruism                    
                    our feeblest contemplations of the Cosmos stir us
Cosmology . . .  quantum mechanics . . . SETI . . . multiverse . . .
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The Cosmos is all that is or was or ever will be.                                                                                                                   -- Carl Sagan