The World Presented to Us by Our Perceptions is Nothing Like Reality

Quantum physics is forcing us to rethink our understanding of the nature of reality:

The central lesson of quantum physics is clear: There are no public objects sitting out there in some preexisting space. As the physicist John Wheeler put it, “Useful as it is under ordinary circumstances to say that the world exists ‘out there’ independent of us, that view can no longer be upheld.”

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