We think the world of 99 High, a recent BOMA Award winner, but never imagined it as a model for the multi-dimensional universe. Fortunately the show’s producers put two and two together and came up with 99 High for an interview with Harvard cosmologist Dr. Lisa Randall.
Dr. Randall’s famous theory states that our universe is like two parallel office buildings. We live in one building that is separated from another building by a hidden dimension. Just like a person working on an upper level floor couldn’t travel to the other building through the window, matter in our world cannot travel to the other world. In the clip below, Dr. Randall illustrates the membrane (or brane) model of the universe.
Confused? Intrigued? You can catch this episode of “Through the Wormhole” this summer on the Science Channel and Discovery Channel. Watch our Boston Blog for the day and time.