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Why did the chicken cross the road? June 26, 2011

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This question is such an epic.

Albert Einstein: The chicken did not cross the road. The road passed beneath the chicken.

Isaac Newton: Chickens at rest tend to stay at rest. Chickens in motion tend to cross roads.

Wolfgang Pauli: There was already a chicken on this side of the road.

Carl Sagan: There are billions and billions of such chickens, crossing roads just like this one, all across the universe. [Apologies for perpetuating the misquote.]
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Laser pioneers September 2, 2010

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It has been 60 years after laser was invented in 1960. Lasers have been widely used in many applications from medical to manufacturing and from physics laboratory to your living room.

These are some of most important people who influenced the invention and development of laser in the early stage of such useful technology.

- Gordon Gould
- Theodore Harold Maiman
- Arthur Leonard Schawlow
- Charles Hard Townes


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Schrödinger's Cat July 14, 2010

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A famous unanswered question of modern physics may be the Schrödinger’s Cat. It is actually a heart of Quantum Mechanics where a well understanding of electrons’ behavior remains in mystery. Thus, it is not so easy to tell whether the poor cat is dead or alive.


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