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Sabine Hossenfelder

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    The Present Phase of Stagnation in the Foundations of Physics Is Not Normal

    The problem is loads of wrong predictions from theoretical physicists.Photograph by Inga Nielsen / Shutterstock Nothing is moving in the foundations of physics. One experiment after the other is returning null results: No new particles, no new dimensions, no new symmetries. Sure, there are some anomalies in the data here and there, and maybe one of them will turn out to be real news. But […]

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    Outraged By the Google Diversity Memo? I Want You to Think About It

    Damore was fired, basically, for making a well-meant, if amateurish, attempt at institutional design, based on woefully incomplete information he picked from published research studies. But however imperfect his attempt, he was fired, in short, for thinking on his own. And what example does that set?Photograph by Verco That leaked internal memo from James Damore […]

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    What Quantum Gravity Needs Is More Experiments

    Math won’t solve quantum gravity. Experimentation will.

  • Hossenfelder-HERO

    What Quantum Gravity Needs Is More Experiments

    Math won’t solve quantum gravity. Experimentation will.