Limits of reductionism

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Observed limitations to "rules" in physics

R. B. Laughlin* and David Pines†‡§

"For better or worse we are now witnessing a transition from the science of the past, so intimately linked to reductionism, to the study of complex adaptive matter, firmly based in experiment, with its hope for providing a jumping-off point for new discoveries, new concepts, and new wisdom."

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