In the Everett many-worlds interpretation, which does not single out observation as a special process, both states persist, but decohere. When an observer opens the box, he becomes entangled with the cat, so observer-states corresponding to the cat being alive and dead are formed, and each can have no interaction with the other.
- Bicing, Spain’s worst public bike scheme
Sez a German motoring organisation.
- Hearts that know no other land
Max Weber is apparently alive, well, and recycling his thoughts on social stratification as differentiated market pitches for Ming Pao: Ming Pao
- How to write MIDI files for street organ
How I write MIDI files for the beast: Write in Sibelius (MuseScore is similar and free). You can allocate as many staves
- Mind over mutter: Céline on the challenges of speech production
Other doctor-novelists; why musicians can’t write.
Josep Pla, El quadern gris, November 6 1918: Coromina and my brother–a chemistry student–get entangled in an endless discussion about science. Coromina