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The Anthropic Cosmological Principle

The Anthropic Cosmological Principle

by John D. Barrow, Frank J. Tipler

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780192821478
Pages: 736
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 19 Mb
Date posting: 2021-03-01
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Ever since Copernicus, scientists have continually adjusted their view of human nature, moving it further and further from its ancient position at the center of Creation. But in recent years, a startling new concept has evolved that places it more firmly than ever in a special position. Known as the Anthropic Cosmological Principle, this collection of ideas holds that the existence of intelligent observers determines the fundamental structure of the Universe. In its most radical version, the Anthropic Principle asserts that "intelligent information-processing must come into existence in the Universe, and once it comes into existence, it will never die ...