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Latest Physical paradoxes Stories

2013-07-22 10:18:05

Since Erwin Schroedinger's famous 1935 cat thought experiment, physicists around the globe have tried to create large scale systems to test how the rules of quantum mechanics apply to everyday objects.

2011-11-21 12:37:42

For millennia, writing has been the preferred way to convey information and knowledge from one generation to another.

2007-02-15 10:08:52

Subhash Kak, Delaune Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at LSU, recently resolved the twin paradox, known as one of the most enduring puzzles of modern-day physics.


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Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.