The reason this evidence of “fine-tuning for discovery” is so satisfying to me is not just because it defeats the anthropic principle.
Imagine a chain hanging from the sky supporting a weight suspended in the air. Each link in the chain is a cause for the continued suspension of the links.
German theoretical physicist Sabine Hossenfelder takes even human choices to be merely an illusory experience.
Why should Sabine Hossenfelder think for a moment that anything that occurs to her has any correspondence to truth?
Every grain of sand is a link in an essential causal chain.