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Jim Holt

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Wednesday, October 10 2012

'Why Does the World Exist?' Rewards Reflection, Even if It Will Not Solve Mysteries

"The life of the universe, like each of our own lives, may be a mere interlude between two nothings."


Tuesday, November 4 2008

Stop Me If You've Heard This, by Jim Holt

Holt tells us that ancient Athenians traded wisecracks in the kooky corridors of the Temple of Heracles.


News

Wednesday, August 1 2012

Is Cosmology Just a Parlor Game? 'Why Does the World Exist?'

“The more the universe seems comprehensible,” Steven Weinberg has written, “the more it also seems pointless.”


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