“I do not see how a man can work on the frontiers of physics and write poetry at the same time. They are in opposition.”
– Paul Dirac to Robert Oppenheimer
“You forgot that science has evolved from poetry, and failed to see that a change of times might beneficently reunite the two as friends, at a higher level and to mutual advantage.”
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— Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
What the uncertainty principle actually means is that some information automatically interferes with or obscures other information. These are called complementary variables. Some examples are position and momentum, wave particle dualities and even energy and time (duration). It is the limit of knowing with mathematical certainty two of a particle’s physical properties at the same […]
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