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I imagine light could be something like those shock waves?
Originally posted by tridentblue
reply to post by NorEaster
You've got to be careful of that Quantum mockery, though. One example of quantum mockery was called the "watched pot" experiment. To illustrate the absurdity of the Quantum mechanics, a scientist devised an experiment, where he showed that by making constant observations of radioactive decay, the substance would never decay. He mockingly compared it to the old phrase "a watched pot never boils." So scientists did the experiment, and indeed, radioactive decay, if constantly watched, doesn't happen. The effect is called Quantum Zeno Effect:
Originally posted by ImaFungi
reply to post by Kashai
lol, that was one of the silliest things Ive ever read. Instead of Schrodinger cat replace the cat with yourself, and so you dont freak out and break an apparatus imagine you are tied down very well. To people outside the box, are you alive and dead objectively?