The Meaning of Complementarity

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By Amit Goswami, Ph.D. Quantum physics is finally coming of age.  The film The Quantum Activist made famous the line “quantum physics is the physics of possibilities.”  And the idea that consciousness chooses actuality from these possibilities must be getting well known too since even the New York Times columnist David Brooks commented in a recent column that quantum physics has … Read More

Quantum physics mimics spooky action into the past

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[styled_image w=”300″ h=”211″ lightbox=”yes” image=”/wp-content/uploads/2012/04/42928_web-300×211.jpg” align=”left” alt=”Spooky Stuff.” link=”#” ]Physicists of the group of Prof. Anton Zeilinger at the Institute for Quantum Optics and Quantum Information (IQOQI), the University of Vienna, and the Vienna Center for Quantum Science and Technology (VCQ) have, for the first time, demonstrated in an experiment that the decision whether two particles were in an entangled or … Read More