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String theory under scrutiny

Cartwright, Nancy and Frigg, Roman ORCID: 0000-0003-0812-0907 (2007) String theory under scrutiny. Physics World (03 Sep 2007). Website.

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One of the main charges against string theory is that it cannot make specific predictions that may be checked against an experiment. But as Nancy Cartwright and Roman Frigg explain, other criteria should be taken into account too when evaluating scientific research.

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Additional Information: © 2007 Institute of Physics and IOP Publishing
Divisions: Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method
Subjects: Q Science > QC Physics
Date Deposited: 22 Apr 2013 08:43
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 09:20

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