Let us suppose that we set out to measure the position of a particle and we find it at a point A. The question of interest is asking where the particle was just before the measurement? Now depending on your answer to the above question, you are bound to take one of the three positions on quantum indeterminacy.
The origins of various sciences are dependent on existence of other fields of science. A single experiment can lead to the creation of a whole new field, which is true in the case of very important discoveries. Although there are perceived and documented pressures on some groups of individuals, those situations frequently lead to important discoveries being made by unexpected individuals, like Galileo, who worked on the fringes of science.
Albert Einstein has been one of the most celebrated scientists of all time. It is funny, that his ideas are also, among the most difficult to understand, and many people do not quite know what he did, and how he did all those things. It is the mystery of not knowing how the mind of a scientist works, that creates an aura of greatness. It takes years of study, everlasting passion and a great deal of luck, to come up with something worth celebrating.
On November 12, 1717, Johann Bessler, a German watchmaker, placed a strange wheel of a 4-meter-diameter in a closed room.
Levels of two major air pollutants have been drastically reduced since lockdowns began in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, but a secondary pollutant -- ground-level ozone -- has increased in China, according to new research.
Traveling through time may be theoretically possible, but it is beyond our present technological capabilities.
Whether the game theory, logical reasoning, or any other positivism methodology has so far evidenced its incontrovertible righteousness.
"One of the great challenges in this world is knowing enough about a subject to think you're right but not enough about the subject to know you're wrong." - Neil deGrasse Tyson
"The future depends on what we do in the present" by Ghandi is perhaps one of the most famous quotes there are regarding living in the moment. However, reality challenges the concept of the present in ways physicists have only recently begun to understand.
(Note: This is not new information, just a reiteration of a point in the debate between randomness and determinism.)
If you listen to the media hype these days you would believe the frequency of hurricanes hitting the United States has been dramatically increasing due to climate change. However, if you look at the facts the number of hurricanes hitting the United States has not been increasing at all.