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John H Woods Silver badge

Re: Not wrong, just not completely right

"At some stage we have to have a theory which will unite quantum mechanics and relativity." -- Len Goddard

This is my thinking but a tiny voice asks me "do we?" Is there any sense in which we could end up with incompatible but accurate theories and an undecidability problem? Sort of like choosing between ZF and ZFC? (The large set of people who know more maths than me may laugh and/or downvote according to their personal preference, but I'd be glad of some expert input!)

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