Why Everything You Thought You Knew About Quantum Physics is Different - with Philip Ball

Why Everything You Thought You Knew About Quantum Physics is Different - with Philip Ball

The Royal Institution 924,336 views 2018-09-26

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Title Why Everything You Thought You Knew About Quantum Physics is Different - with Philip Ball
Duration 42:47
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Tags Ri, Royal Institution, quantum, quantum physics, physics, theory, philip ball, lecture, universe, science

Quantum physics has a reputation as one of the most obscure and impenetrable subjects in science. Subscribe for regular science videos: http://bit.ly/RiSubscRibe Philip's book "Beyond Weird" is available now: https://geni.us/Fdybs5 Philip Ball will talk about what quantum theory really means – and what it doesn’t – and how its counterintuitive principles create the world we experience. Watch the Q&A: https://youtu.be/W1OoVw-M6os Philip Ball is a freelance science writer. He worked previously at Nature for over 20 years, first as an editor for physical sciences (for which his brief extended from biochemistry to quantum physics and materials science) and then as a Consultant Editor. His writings on science for the popular press have covered topical issues ranging from cosmology to the future of molecular biology. --- A very special thank you to our Patreon supporters who help make these videos happen, especially: Alessandro Mecca, Ashok Bommisetti, Avrahaim Chein, bestape, Elizabeth Greasley, Greg Nagel, Lester Su, Manish Upmanyu, Rebecca Pan, Robert D Finrock and Will Knott. --- The Ri is on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TheRoyalInsti... and Twitter: http://twitter.com/ri_science and Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/royalinstitution and Tumblr: http://ri-science.tumblr.com/ Our editorial policy: http://www.rigb.org/home/editorial-po... Subscribe for the latest science videos: http://bit.ly/RiNewsletter Product links on this page may be affiliate links which means it won't cost you any extra but we may earn a small commission if you decide to purchase through the link.

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