Table of Contents for Farewell to Reality : How Modern Physics Has Betrayed the Search for Scientific Truth


Preface ix
1 The Supreme Task Reality, Truth and the Scientific Method
1(24)
Part I The Authorized Version
25(128)
2 White Ambassadors of Morning Light, Quantum Theory and the Nature of Reality
27(27)
3 The Construction of Mass Matter, Force and the Standard Model of Particle Physics
54(27)
4 Beautiful Beyond Comparison Space, Time and the Special and General Theories of Relativity
81(21)
5 The (Mostly) Missing Universe The Universe According to the Standard Model of Big Bang Cosmology
102(27)
6 What's Wrong with this Picture? Why the Authorized Version of Reality Can't be Right
129(24)
Part II The Grand Delusion
153(148)
7 Thy Fearful Symmetry Beyond the Standard Model: Supersymmetry and Grand Unification
155(27)
8 In the Cemetery of Disappointed Hopes Superstrings, M-theory and the Search for the Theory of Everything
182(26)
9 Gardeners of the Cosmic Landscape Many Worlds and the Multiverse
208(26)
10 Source Code of the Cosmos Quantum Information, Black Holes and the Holographic Principle
234(27)
11 Ego Sum Ergo Est I Am Therefore It Is: the Anthropic Cosmological Principle
261(23)
12 Just Six Questions Defining the Destination at the End of a Hopeful Journey
284(17)
Endnotes 301(12)
Bibliography 313(6)
Index 319