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Wormhole Time Machines and Multiple Histories

@inproceedings{Shoshany2021WormholeTM,
  title={Wormhole Time Machines and Multiple Histories},
  author={Barak Shoshany and Jared Wogan},
  year={2021}
}
In a previous paper [1], we analyzed a class of time travel paradoxes which cannot be resolved using Novikov’s self-consistency conjecture, meaning that the system is fundamentally and irreparably inconsistent. We proved that the paradoxes can nonetheless always be resolved, and the system made consistent, by assuming that traveling back in time creates a new independent history (or timeline), such that any changes to the past affect only the new history and not the original one. Therefore, we… 

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