- relativity theory: fabric of curved spacetime
- quantum mechanics: wave-particle duality, collapse of wave-function
- cosmology: Big Bang,
- Nature has chosen the only theory we have found to be possible.
For when propositions are denied, there is an end
of them, but if they bee allowed, it requireth a
new worke. The Essais of Sr. Francis Bacon, London, 1612
The further a society drifts from the truth, the more it will hate those who speak it. George Orwell