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A new concept of wormholes and the Multiverse

 a, b, c
a Astro Space Centre, Lebedev Physical Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, ul. Profsoyuznaya 84/32, Moscow, 117997, Russian Federation
b The Nielse Bohr International Academy, The Nielse Bohr Institute, Blegdamsvej 17, Copenhagen, DK-2100, Denmark
c National Research Centre Kurchatov Institute, pl. akad. Kurchatova 1, Moscow, 123182, Russian Federation

A new concept of a wormhole is reviewed. Classification of wormholes into three categories—static, space-like and time-like—is carried out, and the properties of each category are considered. The relation between wormholes and black holes is examined. The astrophysical properties of wormholes are investigated.

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Keywords: wormholes, Einstein general theory of relativity, Multiverse
PACS: 98.80.−k
DOI: 10.3367/UFNe.2017.09.038204
Citation: Novikov I D "A new concept of wormholes and the Multiverse" Phys. Usp. 61 280–288 (2018)
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Received: 11th, April 2017, revised: 11th, September 2017, 21st, September 2017

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