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How does a wormhole form? [duplicate]

I heard about wormholes. I know that they are paths that can be got by contracting spacetime. But, how does a wormhole form?
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How would you make wormholes? [duplicate]

I know very little about general relativity. I know that objects with mass bend space. How would you arrange objects to get a wormhole? My main problem is that I do not understand how you would change ...
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What creates three dimensional wormholes? [duplicate]

I read online that wormholes are formed when the fabric of space time is bent, but visualisation was the bending of two dimensional space with a three dimensional object. So what bends three ...
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How does a wormhole happen? [duplicate]

Ive been watching a lot of Sci-fi movies and alot of them have to do with worm holes. I know they are real and I dont know how they form. I have been wondering how they form for a while.
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Does teleportation through a stable traversable wormhole break any known laws of physics? [duplicate]

Is it merely the lack of our knowledge why stable traversable wormholes have not yet been invented to allow for instant travel between remote locations? Are we just not that advanced yet? Or does such ...
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Negative Energy and Wormholes

Apparently to create wormholes you need negative energy/matter. Say you had negative matter/energy, how would it be applied towards making a wormhole?
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Creation of a miniature universe?

I am not referring to the experiment being conducted at Lancaster University involving liquid helium and a magnetic field to build a marble sized representation of the early cosmos. My question is: ...
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How would you connect a destination to a wormhole from your starting point to travel through it?

Lets say it was possible to create as massive traversable wormholes as we want. Say we started from earth and wanted to cross to alpha centauri. How would I create the wormhole so that it leads ...
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How does conservation work in wormholes?

My questions might seem naive as I haven't plunged into the mathematical descriptions, but wormholes are interesting even if I don't actually know them :) First of all, is wormhole making two ...
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Do wormholes only allow FTL travel in “folded” spacetime?

Faster than light wormhole travel depicted in science fiction and in popular science articles seems to assume that rather than being flat (with dimples centered around large masses), spacetime is ...
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Traversable wormholes: a simple system

From my layman understanding of wormholes, you can only have traversable ones if you take into account the existence of some exotic matter with negative energy relative to the vacuum energy. If you ...
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Making the Tardis with Dark Energy? [closed]

I've got a sci-fi based Physics question that involved Dark Energy... So I've been watching a lot of Doctor Who recently, and I'm very interested on how his "Tardis" is bigger on the inside. Here ...