Monthly Archives: March 2009

Does Beauty Equal Truth in Physics and Math?

It is not uncommon to hear physicists or mathematicians talk about the “beauty”, “simplicity” or “elegance” of equations or theorems, and even claim that they are sometimes led to a correct formula (or away from an incorrect one) by considering … Continue reading

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We, Evil?

Could future generations one day look back at the things we do today and consider us evil? Continue reading

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