Platonic relationships in the Universe?

Barrow, John
April 1991
New Scientist;4/20/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1765, p40
Examines the Platonic relationships in the Universe. Physicists' views on the Universe; Timeless and unchanging aspects of the world; Quantities of physics with unchanging aspects; Expunge on the process of change and the notion of time from the description of things; Traditional laws of nature dictating change; Role of the study of particle physics on the Platonic approach; Difference between the simple Platonic view of things and the complicated Aristotelian perspective.


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