Monthly Archives: July 2013

The Double-slit Experiment (by lgsims96 in HubPages)

I discovered this blog by lgsims96 last year and thought it was the clearest explanation yet of this quantum paradox. It has since disappeared from his (or her) blog so I am offering it here to fill a gap in … Continue reading

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Definitions: what do I really mean?

Two recent web discussions, based on the questions, “What is the exact definition of a point?” and “what actually creates a dimension?” have brought me to attempt to start to spell out my own precise definitions of the concepts I … Continue reading

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How Many Angels (can dance on a Higgs Boson)?

Lisa Randall on the Higgs Bandwagon I’m reading on my Kindle Lisa Randall’s latest paean to CERN for what she calls the Higgs boson discovery (Lisa Randall, Higgs Boson, the Power of Nothing), in which she once again invokes the … Continue reading

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