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Single Idea 21196

[catalogued under 27. Natural Reality / B. Modern Physics / 5. Unified Models / c. Supersymmetry]

Full Idea

If all the forces are to combine, at some point they must all be the same strength, and Supersymmetry (SuSy) makes this happen.

Gist of Idea

To combine the forces, they must all be the same strength at some point


Gavin Hesketh (The Particle Zoo [2016], 10)

A Reaction

This sounds like an impressive reason for favouring supersymmetry - as long as you have an a priori preference for everything combining.

Book Reference

Hesketh,Gavin: 'The Particle Zoo' [Quercus 2016], p.242