The Fallacy of Fine-Tuning: Why the Universe Is Not Designed for Us
A number of authors have noted that if some physical parameters were slightly changed, the universe could no longer support life, as we know it. This implies that life depends sensitively on the physics of our universe. Does this "fine-tuning" of the universe suggest that a creator god intentionally calibrated the initial conditions of the universe such that life on earth and the evolution of humanity would eventually emerge? In his in-depth and highly accessible discussion of this fascinating and controversial topic, the author looks at the evidence and comes to the opposite conclusion. He finds that the observations of science and our naked senses not only show no evidence for God, they provide evidence beyond a reasonable doubt that God does not exist.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - HadriantheBlind - LibraryThing
Good readable technical book. Demolishes creationist hypotheses by organizing present theories in a readable way. Also posits that most scientific claims by theists are misunderstandings. Discusses ... Read full review
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When physicists set out to explicate physics for a lay audience, they often make the mistake of assuming their audience is well versed in mathematical formulae and the esoterica of physics language ... Read full review
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