Tag: Schrodinger’s Cat

Dice and Cats in One Physics Book

Schrodinger Doodle

Einstein’s dice and Schrodinger’s cat in one book? What could be more? Be still my heart! I’ll post a review once I’ve finished the book. Meanwhile, here’s a review from the New York Times. | New York Times Sunday Book Review

Erwin Schrodinger and His Cat

Peter Higgs

Here’s a shout out to Erwin Schrodinger, the Austrian physicist who formulated the thought experiment known as┬áSchrodinger’s┬ácat. The problem illustrates the contradiction to common sense that occurs when quantum mechanics is applied to everyday objects – in this case, to Schrodinger’s cat. According to the thought experiment posited in 1935, a cat sealed up in […]