parallel universe

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parallel universe

n.
1. A universe, especially one of an infinite set of identical universes, hypothesized in some interpretations of quantum mechanics to exist along with our own universe, obeying the same physical laws, but each in a different quantum mechanical state with no possibility for the transfer of information between universes.
2. A universe hypothesized in some cosmological models to exist along with our own universe, possibly obeying different physical laws and having the potential for the transfer of information between universes.
3. A universe in a work of fiction that exists alongside another universe in the same work or series of works, with each universe often having the same characters living in different circumstances.
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If parallel universes exist, what does parallel universe Randall do for a living?
It includes the loss of his love, Molly, and the biological consequences of invading parallel universes. As it turns out, syncing with the known universe isn't easy.
The parallel universe theory may explain Tesla's "conflicting guidance," Barclays analyst Brian Johnson tells investors in a research note titled "Parallel universes of 'guidance.'" The analyst sees "at least two, possibly three," parallel universes issuing from Tesla and its CEO Elon Musk, with a wide range of implied revenue guidance.
Few in the Philippines have heard of the theory and parallel universes, or the many worlds theory except in science fiction, movies and novels.
Sun and Moon veterans will lap up Lillie's improved role in Ultra, but sadly the explorations of parallel universes don't live up to the pre-release hype and are disappointingly spartan.
I trust Jonna will open the door to one of those parallel universes I fail to understand, learning in the process how best to resonate with you.
The plot will appeal to science fiction fans interested in parallel universes; however, it becomes disjointed as its complexity grows.
Well, actually the part that suggests there could be parallel universes, like Stargate on TV where, on other worlds Ancient Rome still rules, America is still a colony and The thing is, this probably happened on a parallel universe.
Now we just need to find a portal to those parallel universes
TEHRAN (FNA)- Academics are challenging the foundations of quantum science with a radical new theory on parallel universes. Scientists now propose that parallel universes really exist, and that they interact.
It all comes down to green pullovers and parallel universes. Once, many years ago, when staying away from home, I could not find a green pullover which I was certain I had seen only half an hour earlier.
Book One in The Many-Worids Trilogy artfully introduces the reader to the theory of parallel universes and analogs; a physical replica of a person living in an alternate universe.

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