So you want sci-fi? Seems like our scientists are coming to realize what a lot of ancient and arcane theories have already implied or stated long, long ago (but not in a galaxy far away), namely that we… don’t really have time for that. Or for anything else. Literally. :)
The problem, in brief, is that time may not exist at the most fundamental level of physical reality.
Read the whole article at Discover Magazine, it’s truly worth your time, eh. ;)