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Quantum Uncertainty - Farewell to Determinism

The Great Courses (Firm), (Distributor). Kanopy (Firm), (Distributor).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (31 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
  • Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : The Great Courses, 2000.

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General Note:
Title from title frames.
Film
In Process Record.
Participant or Performer Note:
Richard Wolfson
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Originally produced by The Great Courses in 2000.
Summary, etc.:
Quantization places severe limits on our ability to observe nature at the atomic scale because it implies that the act of observation disturbs that which is being observed. The result is Werner Heisenberg's famous Uncertainty Principle. What exactly does this principle say, and what are the philosophical implications?
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Language Note:
In English
Subject: Physics.
Genre: Education films.

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