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Curious and sublime: the connection between uncertainty and probability in physics.

Abstract:
From its first significant appearance in physics, the notion of probability has been linked in the minds of physicists with the notion of uncertainty. But the link may prove to be tenuous, if quantum mechanics, construed in terms of the Everett interpretation, is anything to go by.
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10.1098/rsta.2011.0075

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, HUM, Philosophy, Philosophy Postholders
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Journal:
Philosophical transactions. Series A, Mathematical, physical, and engineering sciences
Volume:
369
Issue:
1956
Pages:
4690-4704
Publication date:
2011-12-05
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1471-2962
ISSN:
1364-503X
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uuid:7ac94713-6a4c-4cff-95b2-8838f5f0d6fc
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221329
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pubs:221329

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