First quantum effects seen in visible object – physics-math – 17 March 2010 – New Scientist

http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn18669-first-quantum-effects-seen-in-visible-object.html

a somewhat misleading headline given “Alas, you couldn’t actually see the effect happening, because that very act of observation would take it out of superposition.

but apparently they didn’t mean the effect was visible, just the object being affected. Right. I’m obviously missing something because it seems to me that that’s about as useful as a chocolate teapot…

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About Harry Stottle
Refugee from the Stumbleupon Blogicide of October 2011 Here you will find my "kneejerk" responses to the world and what I happen to bump into. For my more detailed considerations and proposals, please visit my website or my previous main blogging site.

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