Jim Holt

Why does the universe exist?

2,883,872 views • 17:17
Subtitles in 31 languages
Up next
Details
Discussion
Details About the talk

Why is there something instead of nothing? In other words: Why does the universe exist (and why are we in it)? Philosopher and writer Jim Holt follows this question toward three possible answers. Or four. Or none.

About the speaker
Jim Holt · Writer and philosopher

Why is there something rather than nothing? In his book "Why Does the World Exist?" Jim Holt dares to ask.

Why is there something rather than nothing? In his book "Why Does the World Exist?" Jim Holt dares to ask.