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Happy Birthday Schrodinger...
by DubiousForever
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Schrödinger's cat
is a thought experiment, sometimes described as a paradox, devised by Austrian physicist Erwin Schrödinger in 1935. It illustrates what he saw as the problem of the Copenhagen interpretation of quantum mechanics applied to everyday objects, resulting in a contradiction with common sense. The scenario presents a cat that may be both alive and dead, depending on an earlier random event. Although the original "experiment" was imaginary, similar principles have been researched and used in practical applications. The thought experiment is also often featured in theoretical discussions of the interpretations of quantum mechanics. In the course of developing this experiment, Schrödinger coined the term Verschränkung (entanglement).

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DifferentView2
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August 12, 2013
Cats rulz teh world! LOL.

Check in tomorrow for the Mewsday morning catblog.
DubiousForever
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August 12, 2013
Another cat contribution to science...LOL!