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The Strings 2021 conference, convening international experts and researchers to discuss string theory, takes place June 21–July 2, 2021, in São Paulo, Brazil. The annual international Strings conferences, which have been held every year since 1995...

Is there a structure even more fundamental than space and time? Watch the talk given by Robbert Dijkgraaf, which discusses the mathematics of black holes, including new mathematical ideas about quantum geometry, and the end of space and time.

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