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Uncertainty Principle

David Freeman

Quantum Physics Just Got A Tiny Bit Easier To Understand

HuffingtonPost.com | David Freeman | Posted 12.24.2014 | Science

No one is about to claim that quantum physics is now easy to understand, but maybe it's not quite as devilishly complicated as we thought. New res...

Paying Heisenberg's Quantum Toll: The Cost of Gaining Information

Mark M. Wilde | Posted 05.24.2014 | Science
Mark M. Wilde

Heisenberg's Uncertainty Principle is one of the most revolutionary notions in modern science, so much so, that it has even permeated into recent popular TV shows such as Futurama and Breaking Bad.

The Rise and Fall of Militant Skepticism (Part 2)

Deepak Chopra | Posted 01.23.2014 | Religion
Deepak Chopra

By a strange and unexpected chain of events, real science finds itself at a turning point where skepticism itself is proving to be a dubious attitude.

Artist as Ouroboros: James Franco's Gay Recycling in Berlin

Lisa Paul Streitfeld | Posted 05.12.2013 | Arts
Lisa Paul Streitfeld

It is all too apt that James Franco should dedicate, in the metropolis that made gender-bending an art form, his latest multimedia exhibition, Gay Town.

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...

Science's Sacred Cows (Part 3): Determinism

Dave Pruett | Posted 03.25.2013 | Science
Dave Pruett

Today we ring the death knell for determinism, the collateral damage of two revolutionary scientific developments of the 20th century. Let's review them in reverse historical order.

The Large, the Small, and How to Connect Them

Mario Livio | Posted 08.26.2012 | Science
Mario Livio

In order to unify the theory of the large -- general relativity -- with the theory of the small -- quantum mechanics -- physicists had to examine the properties of spacetime on the tiniest scales. And here is where the problem arose.

Many Still Uncertain About Heisenberg's Uncertainty Principle

Posted 02.23.2012 | Science

By: Clara Moskowitz, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 02/21/2012 02:59 PM EST on LiveScience One of the most often quoted, yet least understoo...

Why We LIke Romantic Uncertainty

Wray Herbert | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Wray Herbert

Classical psychological theory says that you will be most drawn to the woman who finds you attractive. But what ever happened to "playing hard to get"?