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my creation is complete

All right everybody! Our Doc McStuffins costume is alive and well. Or rather, ready to be worn for all things Halloween. Or just, y’know, hangin’ around the house and pretending to be a doctor. 615 more words


am I talking about kiwi the fruit? the bird? my old cat? or the crate?

Anybody interested in a sweet and sad introduction today? Just click on this link since I’m not fancy enough to know how to add videos. 479 more words


onion tears and birthday cheers

It has been many moons since I have posted, and I do apologize. Things got overwhelming and I did what I do best and receded into my solitude and escapism until I was able to brave the real world. 271 more words


wave-particle duality

The electron is a particle that sometimes acts like a wave. Right?

Wrong. To understand quantum physics, we need to go back–way back. We need to forget everything we learned in high school chemistry–about orbitals, about electron clouds, about photons. 1,051 more words

Quantum Physics

Dear Oxy, #8

Dear Oxy,

I seem to have mislaid my common sense.  Things that should be obvious to me aren’t.  For example, this morning, I couldn’t find my computer, but later today I found it right where it’s been for three years.   244 more words

Physicists in Switzerland set distance record in quantum teleportation

via Physicists in Switzerland set distance record in quantum teleportation.


21 SEP 2014

hysicists in Switzerland said Sunday they had succeeded in teleporting the quantum state of a photon to a crystal, in which information transited from light to matter, over a record distance of 25 kilometres (15.5 miles).

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