“The universe seems to like talking to itself faster than the speed of light,” said Steinberg. “I could understand a universe where nothing can go faster than light, but a universe where the internal workings operate faster than light, and yet we’re forbi
Scientists don’t fully understand quantum entanglement—but they know that space, or physical distance, is not a factor in the “communication” between two entangled particles. If one is affected by a force or a measurement, the other also reacts in the sam
Wigner believed that consciousness is an inextricable part of reality, that nothing really happens in the physical world unless a conscious mind observes it. Most physicists regard cosmic consciousness as an intriguing idea that will never be provable.
Quantum physics tells use that nothing that is observed is unaffected by the observer. That statement, from science, holds an enormous and powerful insight. It means that everyone sees a different truth, because everyone is creating what they see.
“If quantum mechanics hasn’t profoundly shocked you, you haven’t understood it yet.” - Niels Bohr Put that in your pipe and smoke it. Take a tour through the Big Questions of the origin, arrangement and future of the universe with these talks by Sean.
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