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Quantum Theory

Curious About Quantum Physics? Read These 10 Articles!

Steve Mariotti | Posted 07.23.2014 | Science
Steve Mariotti

I've been fascinated by quantum physics since I was five. I have even written here about my enchantment with Bell's Theorem (see the article here). My...

Is a Mind Element Needed to Interpret Quantum Mechanics? Do Physically Undetermined Choices Enter Into the Evolution of the Physical Universe? (Part 2)

Deepak Chopra | Posted 07.21.2014 | Healthy Living
Deepak Chopra

The time is ripe for a theory of cosmic mind to be seen by all scientists not as a speculative notion that conflicts with basic scientific principles but as a necessary part of a rational, science-based understanding of ourselves and nature.

Hidden Truths: Going Beyond Common-Sense Reality (Part 3)

Deepak Chopra | Posted 05.17.2014 | Healthy Living
Deepak Chopra

We all live in the common-sense world, trusting in our five senses as if they transmit all reality to us. Yet the quantum revolution, as we've detailed in the last two posts, long ago undermined such a world view.

What Is Cosmic Consciousness? The Quest for Hidden Reality (Part 3)

Deepak Chopra | Posted 04.08.2014 | Healthy Living
Deepak Chopra

Reality is waiting for us to creep closer to understanding its mysteries. In the meantime, it won't falter or come to an end. Reality will remain our home, our source, and the ground state of our being far beyond the lifetime of the foreseeable universe.

Physicists Weigh In On Stephen Hawking's New Black Hole Paper

Space.com | Miriam Kramer | Posted 01.29.2014 | Science

Famed astrophysicist Stephen Hawking has shaken up the popular science world with his newest study about the basic nature of black holes, but is his ...

What Is Cosmic Consciousness? The Quest for Hidden Reality (Part 2)

Deepak Chopra | Posted 03.30.2014 | Healthy Living
Deepak Chopra

The question at hand is whether there is such a thing as higher consciousness. We are using the term "cosmic consciousness" to denote a state of aware...

Hawking Offers Radical New Take On Black Holes

natureheader | Zeeya Merali | Posted 01.25.2014 | Science

Most physicists foolhardy enough to write a paper claiming that “there are no black holes” — at least not in the sense we usually imagine — wo...

Physicist's 'Cat' Comes Alive In Strange New Studies

LiveScience | Jesse Emspak | Posted 07.23.2013 | Science

The strangeness of the world of the very small that allows a particle to be in two states at once may extend to larger scales, two new studies reveal...

TED Relents, But Whose Hash Has Been Settled?

Deepak Chopra | Posted 06.22.2013 | Media
Deepak Chopra

The affair that began with two suppressed tapes and open warnings to TEDx organizers that they must not step outside mainstream science has run its course. I imagine that TED now realizes there are more toes to be stepped on than Dawkins'.

New 'Entanglement' Study Confirms Phenomenon Einstein Called 'Spooky'

Posted 04.22.2013 | Science

By: Tia Ghose, LiveScience Staff Writer Published: 04/22/2013 07:49 AM EDT on LiveScience The weird way entangled particles stay connected even wh...

Physicist's Famous Principle Shown To Work In 'Macro' World Too

Posted 02.17.2013 | Science

By: Tia Ghose, LiveScience Staff Writer Published: 02/14/2013 02:26 PM EST on LiveScience They knew it was true, but now they've shown it: Scienti...

Burn the Calorie

Dr. James Costello | Posted 09.13.2012 | Science
Dr. James Costello

When we chat with friends about food and drink, the word "calorie" inevitably works its way into the conversation. The calorie these days seems more concrete and real than ever before, commanding respect and fear.

Who or What Is God?

Peter Baksa | Posted 07.25.2012 | Healthy Living
Peter Baksa

What is the story you are telling yourself? How does this story keep you stuck, fearful, angry and arguing for more of the same?

Theory -- A Word That Gets No Respect

Michael D. Fayer | Posted 03.07.2012 | Science
Michael D. Fayer

When a body of tested scientific knowledge is said to be "only a theory," the scientific meaning of the word is perverted with the effect of trivializing issues that may have life and death consequences for the entire world.

Why Science And Religion Are Doomed Never To Find The Truth

Paul Hunting | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Paul Hunting

Science and religion then have far more in common than many would like to admit. They are both looking into an external past for a truth that can only be found in an internal present.

Many Worlds and No Gods

Santhosh Mathew, PhD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Santhosh Mathew, PhD

The Grand Design exposes a major departure on the part of physicists arising from the realization that there is no single theory, or for that reason, a single reality, that can be ascribed to the universe.

Have Aliens Left the Universe? Theory Predicts We'll Follow

Robert Lanza, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Robert Lanza, M.D.

Stephen Hawking has stated that he believes aliens exist. But where are they all anyhow? And if they're traveling, will we be the next species to follow them into the unknown?

24, Shel Silverstein, Muons and God's Toe

Michael Sigman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Michael Sigman

Physicists at the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory claimed to have overcome the precepts of relativity and quantum mechanics. Wouldn't it be nice if Shel Silverstein were around to write a song about our metaphysical mess?