By Jeffrey Bub

What if all you had to comprehend to appreciate quantum mechanics used to be tips to peel a banana? This booklet bargains a brand new method of the mysteries of quantum conception that does not use loads of math or complicated discuss cats being alive and useless. as an alternative it examines the underlying puzzle of quantum phenomena: the correlated habit of separated platforms. concentrating on those correlations, defined by way of quantum details, has turn into universal in physics journals, yet in
this publication the dialogue is simplified. rather than utilizing summary 'boxes' with correlations among inputs and outputs, this ebook makes use of a regular item that you simply recognize good - an easy banana - and asks you to visualize what the realm will be like if how a banana tasted trusted the way you peeled it.
Comparing this Bananaworld to our personal international highlights precisely what's (and what isn't really) weird and wonderful approximately our quantum universe, and illustrates the radical thesis that quantum mechanics is de facto in regards to the constitution of quantum details. What we have now came upon is that the chances for representing, manipulating, and speaking details are very diverse than we thought.

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