Existential Physics: A Scientists Guide To Life’s Biggest Questions

I just finished Sabine Hossenfelder’s new book, Existential Physics: A Scientists Guide To Life’s Biggest Questions. I intended to do a full review but alas don’t have the time. Still, I wanted to share a few notes I made on key points she made in each chapter. So here goes:

Steven Pinker’s ideas are fatally flawed

By Jeremy Lent (Originally published at Open Democracy. Published here unchanged under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International licence. My previous post discussed the thesis that the world is dramatically better than at any other time in history. Among those who share this view is Steven Pinker. But Jeremy Lent has offered a critique of … Continue reading Steven Pinker’s ideas are fatally flawed