Carlo Rovelli


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in Verona, Italy
May 03, 1956

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Carlo Rovelli is an Italian theoretical physicist and writer who has worked in Italy and the USA, and currently works in France. His work is mainly in the field of quantum gravity, where he is among the founders of the loop quantum gravity theory. He has also worked in the history and philosophy of science. He collaborates regularly with several Italian newspapers, in particular the cultural supplements of Il Sole 24 Ore and La Repubblica.

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Seven Brief Lessons on Physics

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The Order of Time

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Reality is Not What it Seem...

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Helgoland: The World of Qua...

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There Are Places in the Wor...

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The First Scientist: Anaxim...

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What is time? What is space?

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Quantum Gravity

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Et si le temps n'existait p...

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“We are made of the same stardust of which all things are made, and when we are immersed in suffering or when we are experiencing intense joy we are being nothing other than what we can’t help but be: a part of our world.”
Carlo Rovelli, Seven Brief Lessons on Physics

“In his youth Albert Einstein spent a year loafing aimlessly. You don't get anywhere by not 'wasting' time- something, unfortunately, that the parents of teenagers tend frequently to forget.”
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“Genius hesitates.”
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