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jakobadmin [Concrete]
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 <​blockquote>​No one fully understands spinors. Their algebra is formally understood, but their geometrical significance is mysterious. <​blockquote>​No one fully understands spinors. Their algebra is formally understood, but their geometrical significance is mysterious.
-In some sense they describe the ‘‘square root’’ of geometry and, just as understanding the concept of +In some sense they describe the ‘‘square root’’ of geometry and, just as understanding the concept of $\sqrt{-1}$ took centuries,
-1 took centuries,+
 the same might be true of spinors. <​cite>​Sir Michael Atiyah</​cite></​blockquote>​ the same might be true of spinors. <​cite>​Sir Michael Atiyah</​cite></​blockquote>​
  
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