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The Beginning of Infinity: Explanations that Transform The World

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Throughout history, mankind has struggled to understand life's mysteries, from the mundane to the seemingly miraculous. In this book, David Deutsch, a pioneer in the field of quantum computation, argues that “explanations” have a fundamental place in the universe. They have unlimited scope and power to cause change, and the quest to improve them is the basic regulating principle not only of science but of all successful human endeavor. We are subject only to the laws of physics, and they impose no upper boundary to what we can eventually understand, control, and achieve, argues Deutsch.

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