God of the Mathematicians

Like Einstein, Hawking… believed that a grand theory of the universe would allow humankind to see into the “mind of God.” In recent years, though, Hawking has come closer to Gödel’s point of view, going so far as to conjecture that a sort of Gödelian “incompleteness principle” might exist in physics as well as in mathematics. [1]

  1. http://www.firstthings.com/article/2010/08/the-god-of-the-mathematicians []

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