Invariant Set Postulate - geometrical cosmologydaurtanyn (258081) writes "I came across this news item and thought it merited passing along.
World views make a lot of difference in how one interprets the
world. What we can measure, what mathematics can predict, and what
we experience in our world is assisted by the mental frameworks
with which we perceive what we learn.
About a hundred years ago relativity and the inherent differences
in perception due to reference frames made its way into our mental framework.
This new postulate may make the same adjustment to our view in this century.
Here is a popularized article with a fairly good summary.
And here is the actual paper.