Quantum Mechanics

String Theorist Observed A Gravitational ‘Deep Universe’ Anomaly Here On Earth

Modern physics has accustomed us to strange and counterintuitive notions of reality — especially quantum physics which is famous for leaving physical …

Physics

Weird Quantum Mechanics Discovery Says Pushing Particles Forward Can Make Them Go Backward

Quantum mechanics continues to provide brain-busting discoveries as mathematicians find that <b>quantum mechanical particles</b> can move in the opposite …

Physics

Shtetl-Optimized » Blog Archive » Is “information is physical” contentful?

“Information is physical.”<p>This slogan seems to have originated around 1991 with Rolf Landauer. It’s ricocheted around quantum information for the …

Quantum Mechanics

The explosive tale of a spy, a ghost particle and a new physics – David Kaiser

Every fraction of a second, invisible particles called neutrinos whiz past the vans and Winnebagos on Highway 169 headed toward McKinley Park in …

Quantum Theory

A Quantum Theory of Consciousness

Some of you may have already heard of the so-called “quantum theory of consciousness.” I’ve encountered different versions of it over the years. It presents a method of integrating traditional religious views of the “soul,” the “afterlife,” and the possibility of “other realms of existence” with …

Quantum Theory

World first as Chinese scientists communicate without sending any data, revolution in computing beckons

WHY THIS MATTERS IN BRIEF<p>Being able to communicate without sending any data, and without using any particles as intermediaries, sounds impossible but …

Physics

Believe It Or Not, Science Still Can't Explain Gravity

Of all the forces in the universe, gravity is the one we're most intimately familiar with. Every time we roll out of bed, lift a coffee cup, or even …

Physics

Albert Einstein Quantum Physics Letter Signed

Max Born was a renowned physicist who was crucial for the development of quantum mechanics (and also the Ph.D. supervisor of many important …

Quantum Mechanics

1967 Triumph TR4A IRS

This 1967 Triumph TR4A is equipped with an independent rear suspension, a 2,138cc four-cylinder, and a 4-speed manual transmission with electric …

Classic Cars

Pushing Particles Forwards Might Make Them Go Backwards Because Quantum Physics Is Bonkers

You are very lucky that you ended up about the size that you are today, somewhere between 30cm and 3m tall and weighing somewhere between 0.5 and …

Physics

Lab notes: Teleportation, encoding film into DNA and Jupiter's great red spot

This week’s biggest stories<p>Scientists hit a new milestone this week when they successfully exploited the properties of quantum entanglement – particles generated simultaneously existing in a single, shared quantum state – to teleport photons 300 miles into space from Earth. The implications of this …

Great Red Spot

Teleportation: Photon particles today, humans tomorrow?

<b>Chinese scientists say they have "teleported" a photon particle from the ground to a satellite orbiting 1,400km (870 miles) away.</b><p>For many, however, teleportation evokes something much more exotic. Is a world previously confined to science fiction now becoming reality?<p>Well, sort of. But we are not …

Physics

The Storied History of the Spooky Physics Behind China’s Teleportation Success

At the heart of the history of quantum entanglement lies a famous debate between two groups of physicists, a clever paradox and an iconoclastic way …

Physics

Descrying the World of Physics

Interview by Richard Marshall<p>‘<i>While physics has had tremendous successes it is still an open question whether there is fundamental ontology and laws</i> …

Quantum Mechanics

Why Is the Universe Comprehensible?

Why is the universe comprehensible? A primate doesn’t need to be able to understand calculus or quantum physics—and yet we can. Is this evidence of …

Richard Feynman

So, Chinese scientists just teleported particles 500 kilometers into space

Science geeks, sci-fi nerds, space-fiends and appreciators of all things cool, rejoice. Because China just did something totally badass: teleporting …

Physics

So, Uh, Scientists Have Successfully Teleported a Particle Into Orbit?

Everyday, scientists are announcing this new discovery or that new invention, saying how it’s going to change the world and so on. Sometimes these …

Physics

With New Satellite, China Leads the World in Quantum Entanglement

How the Micius quantum laser satellite is helping to invent the quantum internet.<p>Recently, a team of Chinese scientists pulled off quantum …

Physics

Scientists Just Teleported an Object From Earth Into Space

Scientists have successfully teleported an object from Earth to space for the first time, paving the way for more ambitious and futuristic …

Physics

Scientists 'Teleport' a Particle Hundreds of Miles—But What Does That Mean?

Humanity is advancing rapidly towards a place where the news sounds an awful lot like science fiction. In fact, yesterday, Chinese scientists …

Physics

Scientists Teleport A Photon From Earth To Orbit For The First Time

"<p>This is literally making our brain hurt.<p>In what is a world first, scientists have managed to teleport an object from Earth to orbit using a process called quantum entanglement.<p>The team, from the University of Science and Technology of China, were able to create a link between its surface station …

Physics

Scientists just successfully teleported an 'object' into space

Scientists have successfully teleported something into space for the first time ever.<p>The experiment saw Chinese scientists send a photon up away from …

Physics

Quantum mechanics inside Earth's core

Without a magnetic field life on Earth would be rather uncomfortable: Cosmic particles would pass through our atmosphere in large quantities and …

Physics

Witness gravity’s quantum side in the lab

Physicists should rethink interference experiments to reveal whether or not general relativity follows classical theory, argue Chiara Marletto and …

Quantum Theory

China Transmits Data Into Space Using Quantum Entanglement

It's the longest distance a qubit has ever been teleported.<p>For the second time this summer, China’s quantum computer scientists have blown the rest …

Physics

to-space quantum entanglement

(Phys.org)—Two teams of researchers in China have advanced the distance that entangled particles can be used to send information, including …

Physics

China Has Now Successfully Demonstrated Teleportation To Space For The First Time

A Chinese research team announced Monday that they have successfully been able to teleport an object from Earth to space for the first time, …

Physics

Photon Teleported Between Earth and Space for the First Time - ExtremeTech

By on July 10, 2017 at 3:53 pm<p>Quantum entanglement is one of the most counter-intuitive and perplexing effects in modern physics. Two objects can be …

Physics

Basic Assumptions Of Physics Might Require The Future To Influence The Past

One of the most well-accepted physical theories makes no logical sense. Quantum mechanics, the theory that governs the smallest possible spaces, …

Technology (Australia)

A New Quantum Theory Predicts That the Future Could Be Influencing the Past

Quantum physics has spawned its share of strange ideas and hard-to-grasp concepts - from Einstein’s “spooky action at a distance” to the adventures …

Quantum Theory