How Can Emergence Explain Reality?
Does ordinary stuff have mysterious properties? Take anything; find all its parts; combine those parts any way you like. What do you expect? Nothing at all like what you have. It's called "emergence" and it describes how wondrously our world works. But is it a real mystery?
Robert Laughlin works on solid state physics, superconductivity, emergent quantum field...
Francisco Ayala researched population and evolutionary genetics, with interests in...