Saturday, February 4, 2023

Can Physics Be Too Speculative? An Honest Opinion [Sabine Hossenfelder]

From the YouTube description:

I was asked to write an article addressing the question whether some research in physics has become too speculative. I did as I was asked, and all seemed fine, until someone on the editorial board of the magazine decided that physicists would be too upset about what I wrote.

The exact text of my opinion piece was too long to copy it here, so I put it up on my blog:

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0:00 Intro
1:05 Progressive of Degenerative?
3:23 Dark Matter
4:39 Fifth Forces
5:17 String Theory
6:22 Multiverses
6:55 Alien Technology
8:56 Sponsor Message

1 comment:

  1. Molten salts reactor.. thorium?? Nice video on you tube.what r ur thoughts? Might make a nice episode.