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headlines found matching 'Quantum mechanics'
Tue December 06, 2022
(Big Think)
 
 
 
Sorry, despite last week's "news," we aren't any closer to thinking that traversable wormholes are possible within our Universe
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Mon December 05, 2022
(University of New South Wales)
 
 
 
Times are so hard, even old demons are having to get a second job to survive retirement
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Sun December 04, 2022
(Merriam-Webster)
 
 
 
The Merriam-Webster word of the day for December 4 is celerity, as in "The gas station put in credit card operated tire inflators and celerity ensued"
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Wed November 30, 2022
(Quanta Magazine)
 
 
 
Two words: Traversable wormholes. Five more words: If you are a Qbit
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(Quanta Magazine)
 
 
 
Two words: Traversable wormholes. Five more words: If you are a Qbit
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(Big Think)
 
 
 
Yes, there really ought to be a singularity at the center of every black hole
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(Scientific American)
 
 
 
Is our universe a hologram? Physicists and pot smokers debate idea on its 25th anniversary
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(Scientific American)
 
 
 
Is our universe a hologram? Physicists and pot smokers debate idea on its 25th anniversary
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Tue November 22, 2022
(Big Think)
 
 
 
Quantum particles sure do obey some weird laws and rules. But wait until you learn about quantum fields
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(Science Alert)
 
 
 
Do we live in a computer program, and if so, where's my Light Cycle?
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(Science Alert)
 
 
 
Do we live in a computer program, and if so, where's my Light Cycle?
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Sun November 06, 2022
(Politicus USA)
 
 
 
Wrong Johnson, wrong
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Sat November 05, 2022
(Politicus USA)
 
 
 
This is just getting out of hand
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(Politicus USA)
 
 
 
This is just getting out of hand
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Mon October 31, 2022
(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Study can't unring Bell's Theorem
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Fri October 28, 2022
(Big Think)
 
 
 
Stephen Hawking figured out how black holes evaporate, then explained it incorrectly to the world in A Brief History of Time
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Fri October 21, 2022
(Quanta Magazine)
 
 
 
Often is the question asked, is our quantum theories collapsing?
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(Quanta Magazine)
 
 
 
Often is the question asked, is our quantum theories collapsing?
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Thu October 20, 2022
(Slate)
 
 
 
Today's Slatesplanation: How quantum theories took over TikTok. For example, how small can a Tide Pod be and still remain a Tide Pod?
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(Slate)
 
 
 
Today's Slatesplanation: How quantum theories took over TikTok. For example, how small can a Tide Pod be and still remain a Tide Pod?
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(Gizmodo)
 
 
 
Researchers say they've given ytterbium qubits a quasi-periodic pattern by pulsing lasers in a Fibonacci sequence, thus creating a quasicrystal in time. This is either a major quantum-computing breakthrough or they've taken a little too much LSD
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(Big Think)
 
 
 
Parallel Universes: a fun idea, but probably not real
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Tue October 18, 2022
(Big Think)
 
 
 
The advice everyone needs to hear is always the advice no one wants to hear. Even about learning physics
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Fri October 14, 2022
(Big Think)
 
 
 
It's now been 25 years since the AdS/CFT correspondence was first put forth. Where are we today when it comes to the holographic universe?
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Tue October 11, 2022
(Big Think)
 
 
 
The Universe might be right over the edge of being fundamentally unstable. And if it is, our demise will be Ghostbusters-ian in nature
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Sat October 08, 2022
(Scientific American)
 
 
 
Don't worry, the universe isn't real so we're probably not going to enter a nuclear war or anything
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(Scientific American)
 
 
 
Don't worry, the universe isn't real so we're probably not going to enter a nuclear war or anything
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Fri October 07, 2022
(The Conversation)
 
 
 
We will get tangled up as we read about what quantum entanglement is
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(The Conversation)
 
 
 
We will get tangled up as we read about what quantum entanglement is
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Wed October 05, 2022
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Why does time go forwards, not backwards?
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Tue October 04, 2022
(Big Think)
 
 
 
Quantum entanglement's Nobel Prize in Physics: explained for those interested in the deep dive
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(Big Think)
 
 
 
Quantum entanglement's Nobel Prize in Physics: explained for those interested in the deep dive
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Fri September 30, 2022
(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
Qubits surf sound waves between quantum nodes, presumably while listening to Joy Division
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Thu September 29, 2022
(Big Think)
 
 
 
In principle, there should be no limit to how energetic a laser can get. But then physics gets in the way
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(Big Think)
 
 
 
In principle, there should be no limit to how energetic a laser can get. But then physics gets in the way
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(Science.org)
 
 
 
Scientists un-discover room temperature superconductors
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(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Google harnesses quantum mechanics at California lab. This is/is not fine
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(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Google harnesses quantum mechanics at California lab. This is/is not fine
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Tue September 27, 2022
(Big Think)
 
 
 
No, you can't just say that it's General Relativity for gravity and the Standard Model for everything else. There has to be more to physics than that
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Mon September 26, 2022
(EurekAlert)
 
 
 
Skynet reduces a 100,000-equation quantum physics problem to only four equations but will still laugh in your face if you ask it where your keys are, stoopid meatbag
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Fri September 16, 2022
(Big Think)
 
 
 
Could the quantum vacuum, and the fluctuating fields that live in empty space, ultimately be responsible for all the quantum uncertainty we observe?
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(Big Think)
 
 
 
Could the quantum vacuum, and the fluctuating fields that live in empty space, ultimately be responsible for all the quantum uncertainty we observe?
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Thu September 15, 2022
(Science.org)
 
 
 
Satellite shows that feathers and bowling balls fall the same way at the same velocity. Galileo Galilei yells "I farking told you so" while Isaac Newton and Albert Einstein simply look smug. Astronaut Dave Scott said "Been there, done that"
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(Science.org)
 
 
 
Satellite shows that feathers and bowling balls fall the same way at the same velocity. Galileo Galilei yells "I farking told you so" while Isaac Newton and Albert Einstein simply look smug. Astronaut Dave Scott said "Been there, done that"
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Wed September 14, 2022
(Science Alert)
 
 
 
Physicists entangle atomic clocks six feet apart. Can now travel through time to check if you RTFA before commenting
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(Science Alert)
 
 
 
Physicists entangle atomic clocks six feet apart. Can now travel through time to check if you RTFA before commenting
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Tue September 13, 2022
(Big Think)
 
 
 
Julian Schwinger, co-founder of Quantum Field Theory, made a prediction of how to create "something from nothing" back in 1951. In 2022, we've finally proved him right
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Wed September 07, 2022
(Big Think)
 
 
 
Excuse me, I have to go build a quantum levitation device now
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Fri September 02, 2022
(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Whoa there, cool your fermions, SU(N)
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Tue August 30, 2022
(Big Think)
 
 
 
Physics and mathematics are not the same: only one cares about reality
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Fri August 26, 2022
(Big Think)
 
 
 
Apparently students these days have been told there'd be no math
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(Big Think)
 
 
 
Apparently students these days have been told there'd be no math
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Tue August 23, 2022
(Big Think)
 
 
 
Without Einstein's insights to lead us to General Relativity, we might still be adding "epicycles" to Newtonian gravity
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Sat August 20, 2022
(Live Science)
 
 
 
Next time you're late for work, tell your boss you're simply operating in a second dimension of time
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Wed August 17, 2022
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
"If it wasn't for the quantum measurement problem, nobody would be thinking that consciousness and quantum mechanics had anything to do with each other..." But there IS that pesky quantum measurement problem
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(Yahoo)
 
 
 
"If it wasn't for the quantum measurement problem, nobody would be thinking that consciousness and quantum mechanics had anything to do with each other..." But there IS that pesky quantum measurement problem
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(Big Think)
 
 
 
How a simple game of Plinko perfectly demonstrates the power (and randomness) of chaos theory
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Sun August 14, 2022
(Game Rant)
 
 
 
Tell me you're not a Star Trek fan, without telling me you're not a Star Trek fan
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Wed August 10, 2022
(MIT Technology Review)
 
 
 
According to new research, VR is as good as psychedelics at helping people reach transcendence, well, apart from when some asshole jabs you in the back
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