Metaphysical Experiments: Physics and the Invention of the Universe (Posthumanities)
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Metaphysical Experiments: Physics and the Invention of the Universe (Posthumanities)

"In this provocative and sharply written account, Bjørn Ekeberg makes a radical case for the social construction of physics and its truths, urging that the mathematical unification of physical phenomena is not only physics’ goal but also a deeply metaphysical requirement for its progress—progress put into doubt, not to say crisis, by the emergence of mathematical theories (such as multiverse or string theory) that seem ‘untestable in...