Jim Baggott Quote

It is in the nature of theoretical science that there can be no such thing as certainty. A theory is only "true" for as long as the majority of the scientific community maintain the view that the theory is the one best able to explain the observations.


The Meaning of Quantum Theory - Chapter 4 (p. 157), Oxford University Press, Inc. 1992

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It is in the nature of theoretical science that there can be no such thing as certainty. A theory is only true for as long as the majority of the...

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It is in the nature of theoretical science that there can be no such thing as certainty. A theory is only true for as long as the majority of the...

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It is in the nature of theoretical science that there can be no such thing as certainty. A theory is only true for as long as the majority of the...

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It is in the nature of theoretical science that there can be no such thing as certainty. A theory is only true for as long as the majority of the...