Newfound Wormhole Allows Information to Escape Black Holes

Recent findings on traversable wormholes by physicists including former Members Daniel Jafferis and Aron Wall inspired by the ER = EPR conjecture posed by Juan Maldacena, Carl P. Feinberg Professor in the School of Natural Sciences, and Leonard Susskind, former Member in the School, could resolve a baffling paradox and rescue information that falls into black holes.

Read more from current Director's Visitor Natalie Wolchover on the implications of these findings at Quanta.