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Science needs reason to be trusted

Nature Physics volume 13, pages 316317 (2017) | Download Citation

That we now live in the grip of post-factualism would seem naturally repellent to most physicists. But in championing theory without demanding empirical evidence, we're guilty of ignoring the facts ourselves.

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  1. Sabine Hossenfelder is at the Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studies, Ruth-Moufang-Straße 1, 60438 Frankfurt am Main, Germany

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