In this week’s talk from the Institute of Art and Ideas, we look to unravel the secrets of the universe.
Over 40 years have passed since string theory was first developed: what questions have been answered? Can we ever find solutions to these profound issues and usher in a new age of science?
Philosopher James Ladyman examines one of our strangest endeavours.
This video was produced by The Institute of Art and Ideas and is republished here with permission. It was filmed at HowTheLightGetsIn 2016 alongside 200 other debates and talks, all available for free at IAI TV. Their new podcast, Philosophy for our times, is available here.