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Are There Really Many Worlds?

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Are There Really Many Worlds?

James Ladyman.

Quantum theorists famously claim that their science reveals the existence of many worlds. What would it mean for us if they were right? Philosopher of physics James Ladyman examines some of the strangest ideas in science.

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