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can someone explain quantum physics to me?

im really confused on this subject

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Its a pretty massive subject, what exactly do you want to know? I did a little on Quantum Mechanics, which is pretty much the study of moving objects or physics within space itself.

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like i just need to know as much as possible because i have a project due on it in 3 weeks
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Depends what level you are doing study of, if the project is in another subject it does not have to be too detailed but if your actually doing quantum physics then I can not help you over here.. Google should be able to give you some idea of what it is, you might be able to fill in the rest
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yeah i honestly have no clue what needs to be done all i know is that my professor said every one has to have a 20 page essay on quantum physics and its history in 3 weeks so copy & paste here i come haha
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Nope. I can't.

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start here http://www.higgo.com/quantum/laymans.htm and here http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quantum_mechanics these two site should give you something to get started with

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There is a huge amount to cover, and a lot of it is counter-intuitive. There's the uncertainty principle, the particle vs. wave debate, the issue of how many dimensions exist...
Can you narrow your question down a bit? What confuses you the most?

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just the entire thing
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Okay, start by finding a good article on Einstein and his theories. It all grows out of that. He started by theorizing that the speed of light as an absolute top speed limit showed that space-time was a single substance, which gets bent by gravity. Experiments confirmed this.
Later attempts to learn whether light is made up of distinct particles or of "waves" of energy showed that it acts in both ways. That led to the uncertainty principle, which tells us that we can know accurately either the position of a subatomic particle or the physical state that it is in, but not both.
Then you get into really bizarre areas like extra dimensions, and apparently faster-than-light communication of information between physically separated particles that simultaneously shift states.
PBS did a very good 3-hour series called "The Elegant Universe" that gives you a good introduction to the subject. You should be able to view it on line or rent it.
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yeah turns out i dont give a damn
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