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Quanta article about how a team of mathematicians recently managed to coax the Navier-Stokes equations into producing some non-unique solutions for certain initial conditions, exposing a weakness in the equations' modeling of physical reality

quantamagazine.org/mathematici

@btcprox @nilesjohnson the phrasing makes it seem like they bribed the equation with tasty snacks

“come here, lil’ Navier-Stokes, I’ve got a treat! Sit! Shake hands! Rollover! Produce non-unique solutions! Good boy!”

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