Physics, Empirical Evidence, and David Hume

A recent New York Times opinion piece, "A Crisis at the End of Science,"┬áraises the somewhat-unexpected question of whether "physicists need empirical evidence to confirm their theories." This is unexpected because empirical confirmation has been the foundation of the natural sciences since the beginnings of modern science. If someone's theories and claims can't be empirically … Continue reading Physics, Empirical Evidence, and David Hume