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The Stuff of the Universe

The idea that the world is made of physical stuff has been central to scientific progress. But our material theories do not account for experience or thought, and the particles of contemporary physics have no dimension so that matter seemingly vanishes as we look closer and closer. Might materialism be a profound mistake? Should we see the world as being at least part...

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