Cosmology Intelligent Design Philosophy

Philosopher wants to free “emergent” universe from the clutches of mystics

f course, once he uses the term “emergent,” it’s game over.  Philosopher Paul Humphreys explains, While atomism is all about burrowing down to basic building blocks, emergence looks upward and outward, to ask whether strange new phenomena might pop out when things get sufficiently large or complex. … Emergence was popular in philosophy of science more than […]