This meta-post links to posts I’ve written on physics, cosmology and related topics. If I'm missing any posts, please let me know. –John Horgan
String Theory Does Not Win a Nobel, and I Win a Bet
The Delusion of Scientific Omniscience
Pluralism: Beyond the One and Only Truth
The Twilight of Science's High Priests
Why There Will Never Be Another Einstein
Is the Gravitational-Wave Claim True? And Was It Worth the Cost?
Why I Still Doubt Inflation, in Spite of Gravitational Wave Findings
Is a Popular Theory of Cosmic Creation Pseudoscience?
Science Will Never Explain Why There's Something Rather Than Nothing
Is Cosmos a “Piece of Light Verse” Tossed Off by a Bored God?
Is speculation in multiverses as immoral as speculation in subprime mortgages?
Cosmic Clowning: Stephen Hawking’s “new” theory of everything is the same old CRAP
"John Horgan Carrying Stephen Hawking in His Arms." A Poem
In Physics, Telling Cranks from Experts Ain't Easy
Does the "Goddamn" Higgs Particle Portend the End of Physics?
If You Want More Higgs Hype, Don't Read This Column
Could Nobel Prize for “God Particle” Be Last Gasp for Particle Physics?
Is Lawrence Krauss a Physicist, or Just a Bad Philosopher?
Science "faction": Is theoretical physics becoming "softer" than anthropology?
Did Edgar Allan Poe Foresee Modern Physics and Cosmology?
'Theory of Everything' (the film) Brilliantly Dramatizes Paradox of Modern Science
Is David Deutsch's Vision of Endless Understanding Delusional?
World's Smartest Physicist Thinks Science Can't Crack Consciousness
Is Scientific Materialism "Almost Certainly False"?
Why Information Can’t Be the Basis of Reality
Bayes's Theorem: What's the Big Deal?
Einstein, "The Anxiety of Influence" and "The End of Science"
Einstein and Science's Assault on Common Sense
Was I Wrong about ‘The End of Science’?
Did My Daughter Solve Riddle Posed by Cosmic Theorist Andrei Linde?
Q&As with Physicists, Philosophers of Physics and Jim Holt
Scott Aaronson, David Albert, David Deutsch, George Ellis, Marcelo Gleiser, Nick Herbert, Jim Holt, Sabine Hossenfelder, Stuart Kauffman, Garrett Lisi, Tim Maudlin, Priyamvada Natarajan, Martin Rees, Carlo Rovelli, Peter Shor, Lee Smolin, Paul Steinhardt, Steven Weinberg, Edward Witten, Peter Woit and Stephen Wolfram.
Profiles of Physicists
My Encounter with the Late Mitchell Feigenbaum, Chaos Pioneer and Critic
My Alarming, Inspiring Encounter with the Late Stephen Hawking
David Bohm, Quantum Mechanics and Enlightenment
Do Our Questions Create the World? Profile of John Wheeler
Profile of Cosmic Trickster and Inflation Pioneer Andrei Linde
Profile of Nobel Laureate Steven Weinberg
Quark Inventor Murray Gell-Mann Doubts Science Will Discover “Something Else”