On Sat, Jun 29, 2013 at 2:17 AM, Evgenii Rudnyi <use...@rudnyi.ru> wrote:

> Quote from Peter Byrne, The Many Worlds of Hugh Everett III: Multiple
> Universes, Mutual Assured Destruction, and the Meltdown of a Nuclear Family
> p. 25 Nancy about Everett: "This is a guy who at the tender age of 12
> wrote a letter to Albert Einstein, and received a reply! I think his mom -
> K.K. may have influenced him [to write that letter]".
> p. 26 "Everett long lost letter to Albert Einstein apparently claimed to
> have solved the paradox of what happens when an irresistible force meet an
> immoveable object. Nance thought he had written it as a 'hoax', to see if
> he could fool the great man. Graciously, Einstein wrote back on June 11,
> 1943,
> 'There is no such thing like an irresistible force and immoveable body.
> But there seems to be  a very stubborn boy who has forced his way
> victoriously through strange difficulties created by himself for this
> purpose.'"
Also, while at Princeton Everett's teacher Wheeler, setup a special lecture
by Einstein, which was attended by Wheeler's class (including Everett).


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