Zeno’s paradox: the puzzle that keeps on giving
You might’ve heard of Zeno’s paradox; a thought experiment over 2000 years old. Surely, it must be solved by now? Well, maybe not. First devised by …
Parallel Universes: Fact or Science Fiction?
It’s an exciting notion. Thinking that there is another universe where you have been faced with all the same situations, but each choice you make is …
Quantum quirkiness and feline existential questions
Once upon a time, in a country not so far away, lived a very unlucky cat. Poor old Schrödinger’s cat…. he never saw it coming There …
It all started with a pudding: A brief history of the Atom
How does this work? Image Credit: Chetvorno. [Public Domain]. Via: Wikimedia Commons From philosophers in ancient Greece to modern day physicists and chemists, people have always …
Quantum Teleportation, Not quite Beam me Scotty!
Scientists at The University of Geneva have successfully teleported a particle of light 25km. While it’s not exactly “Beam me up Scotty” material, Quantum Teleportation is …
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