Arthur Eddington Quote

It is true that the whole scientific inquiry starts from the familiar world and in the end it must return to the familiar world; but the part of the journey over which the physicist has charge is in foreign territory.


The Nature of the Physical World, Introduction (p. xiii), 1928

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It is true that the whole scientific inquiry starts from the familiar world and in the end it must return to the familiar world; but the part of the...

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It is true that the whole scientific inquiry starts from the familiar world and in the end it must return to the familiar world; but the part of the...

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It is true that the whole scientific inquiry starts from the familiar world and in the end it must return to the familiar world; but the part of the...

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It is true that the whole scientific inquiry starts from the familiar world and in the end it must return to the familiar world; but the part of the...