What We Believe but Cannot Prove: Today's Leading Thinkers on Science in the Age of Certainty

What We Believe but Cannot Prove: Today's Leading Thinkers on Science in the Age of Certainty


multiple hundred of the world's best thinkers write approximately issues they suspect in, regardless of the absence of concrete evidence

medical idea, often, is born of daring assumption, disparate bits of unconnected proof, and proficient leaps of religion. essentially the most effective ideals between impressive minds are in line with supposition by myself -- but that's sufficient to push these minds towards making the speculation attainable.

Eminent cultural impresario, editor, and writer of Edge (www.edge.org), John Brockman requested a gaggle of best scientists and thinkers to reply to the query: What do you think to be actual although you can't turn out it? This booklet brings jointly some of the best solutions from the main distinct individuals.

Thought-provoking and highly compelling, this choice of bite-size thought-experiments is an interesting perception into the instinctive ideals of a few of the main outstanding minds at the present time.

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