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The Third Quantum State

Classical physics had as one of its main premises the belief that every possible physical state either existed or it didn’t. Because of the nature of the wave-function of quantum mechanics though this conviction was revised to include a third kind of state – superposition. 572 more words

Philosophy

Race Preparation

The Person I Live With is running a race tomorrow.  This afternoon we went to pick up his number and T-shirt and then did some other errands, including stopping at the grocery store.   172 more words

Daily Life

Uncertainty, Debate, and Imprecision in Mathematics

If you remember anything about the mathematics courses you took in high school, it is that mathematics is the one subject in which there is absolute certainty and precision in all its answers. 1,955 more words

Imagination And Knowledge

The Level of Math in Risk Management

Managing risk and selecting the best mitigation choice can be hard. There are many factors that will influence what choice is selected. Using data to manage… 502 more words

Project Management

Change

What is change?
It’s a comical exchange of wants,
Of needs and desperately seeking leads.
But I have no regards
For open space and cleaner cars.

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But ... I'm Scared ...

It feels like I’ve been whinging on and on about my whole writing a query letter situation, but as the self-proclaimed queen of indecision and perfectionism, I can’t seem to let it go. 551 more words

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