>In an informal poll at a 1990 cosmology conference, Witten received the largest number of mentions as "the smartest living physicist".what did he do that is so great, everyone says he is the best living physicist?
>>10467366tons of shit:http://inspirehep.net/search?ln=en&ln=en&p=author%3AE.Witten.1+AND+collection%3Aciteable+AND+cited%3A500-%3E1000000&of=hb&action_search=Search&sf=&so=d&rm=citation&rg=25&sc=0
Esoteric math not physics
>>10467366he made breakthroughs in string theory while being a chad
>>10467366m theory? hello
>>10468642How dare you
>>10467366>what did he do that is so greatbecame a meme on /sci/
>>10467366>Witten was born in Baltimore, Maryland, to a Jewish family.
>>10467366he invented a string and theorized it via his girly voice and soft silk touch
>>10468932First day on /sci/?