A Black Hole Mystery Wrapped in a Firewall Paradox – NYTimes.com

Fascinating piece in the Times today on the potential explanations for the behavior of “information” in a black hole. A Black Hole Mystery Wrapped in a Firewall Paradox – NYTimes.com.

The interesting thing about this information is that it, information,┬áis “stuff” from our universe and constitutes information because we can recognize and manipulate the ideas, but that doesn’t make this a predictive science of what will happen inside a black hole. We remain in a purely speculative relationship to the universe as a whole, even when a hole is drilled through it by something that is literally no longer of this reality.