The invisible reality: The wonderful weirdness of the quantum world.
A very interesting speech of Brian Greene about quantum mechanics and quantum decoherence. Video imported from ‘World Science Festival‘ YouTube channel. Featuring: David Z. Albert, Brian Greene, Max Tegmark, William Phillips, and moderated by Alan Alda.
[ Publicado el 22 ago. 2014
Proposed a century ago to better explain the mind-bending behavior of the smallest constituents of the universe, quantum theory has implications far beyond the atom. This rich set of laws has applications both practical and extraordinary -from the technology that has revolutionized modern life to the possibility of parallel worlds.
Our audience joined Alan Alda as he accompanied Brian Greene, Nobel Laureate William Phillips and other leading thinkers at the vanguard of quantum research on an accessible multimedia exploration of the astounding weirdness of the quantum world.
This program is part of The Big Idea Series, made possible with support from the John Templeton Foundation.
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Original program date: May 30, 2008. Moderator: Alan Alda.
Participants: David Z. Albert, Brian Greene, Max Tegmark, William Phillips.