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Shopping The Old Curiosity

“Still got questions, Moire.”

“This’ll be your last shot this year, Mr Feder.  What’s the question?”

“They say a black hole absorbs all the light that falls on it. 705 more words

Red Harvest

<continued> Al’s coffee shop was filling up as word got around about Anne in her white satin.  I saw a few selfie-takers in the physics crowd surreptitiously edge over to get her into their background.  716 more words

Virtual Particles and the Science of 'Nothingness' (Quantum Field Theory)

Heisenberg’s Uncertainty Principle was formulated in 1927 – but scientific thinking has not stood still since then. Heisenberg stated that it is impossible to simultaneously accurately fix (or measure) the position and momentum of a sub-atomic particle. 416 more words

Human Interest

The Known Rangers

On extremely small scales, known as the Planck length, matter can simply pop in and out of existence.  So much for the old adage.

https://bardofmars.files.wordpress.com/2017/09/the-known-rangers.mp3… 7 more words