December 23, 2014
An international team of researchers has proved that two peculiar features of the quantum world previously considered distinct are different manifestations of the same thing. They found that “wave-particle duality” is simply the quantum “uncertainty principle” in disguise, reducing two mysteries to one.
The result was published December 19 in Nature Communications and in arXiv (open access).
Patrick Coles, Jedrzej Kaniewski, and Stephanie Wehner made the breakthrough while at… read more