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philosophy of physics wikipedia - in philosophy philosophy of physics deals with conceptual and interpretational issues in modern physics and often overlaps with research done by certain kinds of theoretical physicists philosophy of physics can be very broadly lumped into three main areas the interpretations of quantum mechanics concerning issues mainly with how to formulate an adequate response to the measurement, philosophy of physics history problems theories - philosophy of physics philosophical speculation about the concepts methods and theories of the physical sciences especially physics the philosophy of physics is less an academic discipline though it is that than an intellectual frontier across which theoretical physics and modern western philosophy have been informing and unsettling each other for more than 400 years, amazon com philosophy of physics space and time - this concise book introduces nonphysicists to the core philosophical issues surrounding the nature and structure of space and time and is also an ideal resource for physicists interested in the conceptual foundations of space time theory, physics and philosophy the revolution in modern science - at the turn of 20th century when quantum physics was born the founding fathers of this scientific revolution were thinking deeply about the philosophical consequences of the new physics in terms of existence and physical reality ontology, problems in philosophy and physics information philosopher - here we review some great questions of philosophy for which information philosophy now provides us with the possibility of fuller understanding with plausible and practical if tentative solutions to philosophical problems that have been known for millennia as well as major problems in physics from the twentieth century, holism and nonseparability in physics stanford - it has sometimes been suggested that quantum phenomena exhibit a characteristic holism or nonseparability and that this distinguishes quantum from classical physics, digital philosophy a new way of thinking about physics - digital philosophy dp is a new way of thinking about the fundamental workings of processes in nature dp is an atomic theory carried to a logical extreme where all quantities in nature are finite and discrete, ether from eric weisstein s world of physics - ether or luminiferous ether was the hypothetical substance through which electromagnetic waves travel it was proposed by the greek philosopher aristotle and used by several optical theories as a way to allow propagation of light which was believed to be impossible in empty space it was supposed that the ether filled the whole universe and was a stationary frame of reference which was