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Science Magazine’s Breakthrough of 2012

A few nights ago, I attended Dr. Harvey B. Newman’s public lecture at Caltech titled: “Physics at the Large Hadron Collider: A New Window on Matter, Spacetime and the Universe.” The weekly quantum information group meeting finished early so that we could attend the lecture (Dr. Preskill’s group meeting lasted slightly longer than two hours: [...]

2017-01-13T10:05:56-08:00January 14th, 2013|Experimental highlights, Reflections|3 Comments

It’s been a tough week for hidden variable theories

The RSS subscriptions which populate my Google Reader mainly fall into two categories: scientific and other. Sometimes patterns emerge when superimposing these disparate fields onto the same photo-detection plate (my brain.) Today, it became abundantly clear that it’s been a tough week for hidden variable theories. Let me explain. Hidden variable theories were proposed by [...]

2017-01-13T10:06:01-08:00November 8th, 2012|Uncategorized|24 Comments