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Editor: Thomas A. Smith
University of San Diego
School of Law

Thursday, December 12, 2019

How Simple Rules ‘Bootstrap’ the Laws of Physics | Quanta Magazine

Compared to the unsolved mysteries of the universe, far less gets said about one of the most profound facts to have crystallized in physics over the past half-century: To an astonishing degree, nature is the way it is because it couldn’t be any different. “There’s just no freedom in the laws of physics that we have,” said Daniel Baumann, a theoretical physicist at the University of Amsterdam.

via www.quantamagazine.org

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