Archives for June 1, 2009

A Tale of Two Slits

(It’s just good, clean physics, I swear!) Last week, my buddy Lucas was watching a BBC documentary about petulant musician Mark Oliver Everett (of the Eels), and his quest to understand his father, the late physicist Hugh Everett. Hugh Everett is famous as the discoverer of the many-worlds interpretation of quantum mechanics, which is a…