anthropic anthropic

Definition(s):

  • (adj) relating to mankind or the period of mankind's existence

Usage(s):

  1. The proposition that the cosmos is--against all odds--perfectly tuned for life is known as the anthropic principle.
  2. Not everyone is convinced that the anthropic principle is sound evidence for a multiverse, though.
  3. The anthropic principle still makes many scientists uncomfortable--and not just because it gives comfort to theologians.

News

  1. Family sues over Colo. woman's death in TV project

    Survivors of a woman killed during the production of a reality TV show pilot have filed a wrongful death and negligence lawsuit against Discovery Communications Inc. and Anthropic Productions Corp. Terry ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

  2. Family sues over Colo. woman's death in reality TV project

    DENVER (AP) — The survivors of a woman killed during the production of a reality TV show pilot have filed a wrongful death and negligence lawsuit against Discovery Communications Inc. and Anthropic Productions Corp.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Reno Gazette-Journal

  3. Family sues over Colorado woman's death in TV project

    The survivors of a woman who died during the production of a reality TV show pilot have filed a wrongful death and negligence lawsuit against Discovery Communications Inc. and Anthropic Productions Corp.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Denver Post

Quotes

  • "The anthropic approach is to say that all are real and we just happen to be living in one of them," says string theorist Michael Duff of Imperial College London.
    on Jan 2, 2008 By: Michael Duff Source: New Scientist (subscription)

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