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Physics Says You Shouldn't Exist

Have you ever wondered about your own existence in the midst of this complex universe? Dave Goldberg has. Writing in Slate, he says, “You’re almost unfathomably lucky to exist, in almost every conceivable way.”  Goldberg wonders at how “absurdly finely tuned” and symmetrical the universe is – and the data confounds him: “Everything we know about those rational, … Read more