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A Science Odyssey Guest 3 wearing an Albert Einstein mask

What's the deal with matter?


There's no special deal with matter. Like teenagers, it's going to do what it's going to do, and what it does just doesn't make sense.

Actually, what I just said isn't that far from the truth. What happens within the atom doesn't make sense. I am referring to quantum theory as it now stands.

The current quantum theory deals with probabilities and uncertainty. This cannot be right. I believe that a complete description of a single system is possible. In other words, I think that we have not yet devised a theory that describes the subatomic world.



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