Quantum Mechanics

Meet top startups from Alchemist Class 17

Yesterday Alchemist Accelerator, best known for working with enterprise startups, held its 17th demo day at the Stanford Research Institute (SRI) in Menlo Park, California. Twenty-four startups pitched ideas ranging from personalized genomics to hard tech spinouts from Stanford’s Linear Accelerator.<p>…

Startups

The 3 Biggest Mistakes Made by Einstein

We all know how successful Einstein was as a scientist, with his ideas reshaping our understanding of the universe and becoming a part of our …

Physics

On the possibility of a realist ontological commitment in quantum mechanics - Philsci-Archive

Oldofredi, Andrea and Esfeld, Michael Andreas (2018) <i>On the possibility of a realist ontological commitment in quantum mechanics.</i> …

Philosophy of Science

Install/Setup MITRE Caldera the automated cyber adversary emulation system | HoldMyBeer

In this blog post I will be covering how to setup and utilize MITRE’s new tool called Caldera. Caldera is a cyber adversary emulation system that …

Linux

Parallel universes could solve one of the biggest mysteries in physics

Black Holes and Revelations<p>Black holes are the source of a major quandary when it comes to our understanding of physics; either they can destroy …

Physics

Bringing Ansible Development to the Cloud

It’s very important that you, as a sysadmin, have your own environment where you can develop and test Ansible playbooks. Like any dev guy’s …

Cloud Computing

Testing the Limits of Quantum Theory

Experts from Queen’s University Belfast, the University of Southampton and University College London have formed a consortium with European …

Quantum Mechanics

C.J. Davisson and L.H. Germer

Confirming Quantum Mechanics<p>Clinton Davisson (left) and Lester Germer (right) with tube used in electron diffraction work, taken at West Street, New …

Physics

Scientists just discovered how to track the secret movement of elusive unobserved quantum particles

Quantum particles "tag" their environment as they move, which can be tracked without the particles being observed directly.<p>In a major scientific …

The Big Bang Theory

Quantum Information Science I, Part 1

Want to learn about quantum bits, quantum logic gates, quantum algorithms, and quantum communications, and know some linear algebra but haven’t …

Physics

5 must-read sysadmin articles from 2017

Choosing the "best of" anything is always challenging, and choosing Opensource.com's best sysadmin articles from 2017 is no exception. We had a lot …

Open Source Movement

Using Ansible for Fernet Key Rotation on Red Hat OpenStack Platform 11

In our first blog post on the topic of Fernet tokens, we explored what they are and why you should think about enabling them in your OpenStack cloud. …

Open Source Movement

Understanding Ansible Tower Isolated Nodes

Today I want to talk of one of the great, brand new features that Ansible Tower introduced in version 3.2: Ansible Tower Isolated Nodes.Thanks to …

Open Source Movement

Star Wars: The Last Jedi: The Very Real Science Behind 'The Force'

The latest <i>Star Wars</i> installment, <i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi,</i> is released in the U.S. on December 15, and audiences will gather to watch Rey become …

Star Wars

Star Wars' last Jedi may use the Force of quantum science

The Force in Star Wars suggests it may be a form of quantum entanglement. Here's how.<p><i>Rey, played by Daisy Ridley, trains in the ways of the Force in</i> …

Star Wars

Star Wars Physics: Could the 'Force' Actually Exist?

<i>This article was originally published at</i> <i>The Conversation.</i> <i>The publication contributed the article to Live Science's</i> <i>Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights</i>.<p>As …

Star Wars

Quantum

The word <b>quantum</b> is most often used as a scientific or technological term, though the origin of this word for everyday use goes back to the 1600s. We …

Grammar

Google Doodle celebrates physicist Max Born's 135th birth anniversary | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis

Google celebrates the 135th birthday of Max Born, a German physicist and mathematician who discovered an important rule in quantum mechanics, with a …

Physics

Strange Parallels: Alternative Histories In Physics And Culture

Certain pivotal events in history seem to open up a schism in time, separating what really happened from countless other "what ifs."<p>World War II, with its succession of controversial decisions, included many such pivotal moments, culminating in President Truman's order to launch atomic bombs on …

Richard Feynman

Experiment demonstrates quantum mechanical effects from biological systems

Nearly 75 years ago, Nobel Prize-winning physicist Erwin Schrödinger wondered if the mysterious world of quantum mechanics played a role in biology. …

Physics

Is Quantum Theory About Reality?

Physicists know how to use quantum theory—your phone and computer give plenty of evidence of that. But knowing how to use it is a far cry from fully …

Quantum Theory

Is Quantum Theory About Reality or What We Know? - Facts So Romantic

Physicists know how to use quantum theory—your phone and computer give plenty of evidence of that. But knowing how to use it is a far cry from fully …

Psychology

IBM's Dynamic Duo: Jerry Chow and Jay Gambetta Discuss All Things IBM Q

Jerry Chow and Jay Gambetta Chat with Whurley about QISkit, Artificial Intelligence, and the Myths and Misconceptions about Quantum Computing<p>When I …

Physics

Entangling biological systems

Experiment demonstrates quantum mechanical effects from biological system<p>Nearly 75 years ago, Nobel Prize-winning physicist Erwin Schrödinger …

Physics

EPR Paradox in Physics

How the EPR Paradox Describes Quantum Entanglement<p>The EPR Paradox (or the <i>Einstein-Podolsky-Rosen Paradox</i>) is a thought experiment intended to …

Albert Einstein

Example of using Ansible to update Container Native Storage

Container Native Storage (CNS) is implemented in OpenShift as pods. These pods are created from a template that is built into OpenShift. After an …

Open Source Movement

Scientists Explore a Link Between Our Mind and the Quantum Physics Further

Despite all the research we’ve done, we still know relatively little about how the human brain works, and we know even less about the mystery of …

Physics

Ansible Tower

Ansible Tower by Red Hat helps organizations scale IT automation and manage complex deployments across physical, virtual, and cloud infrastructures. …

Red Hat

A NEW THEORY OF THE RELATIONSHIP OF MIND AND MATTER

The relationship of mind and matter is approached in a new way in this talk. This approach is based on the causal interpretation of the quantum …

Quantum Theory

5 new OpenStack resources

Security is always important in cloud applications, but sometimes security protocols require conformance to certain exact specifications. In this …

Open Source Movement