The Inbetween


If you’ve been paying attention to the news the last few days, this may have crossed your radar — a bold experiment into the phenomenon that Einstein once called ‘spooky action at a distance.’

The assumption here is that just because we cannot see what binds these two entangled photons together, no-one can. Seems like a dangerous assumption to make…5b9qbusjnhi3z3r3

Quantum entanglement, science’s ‘spookiest’ phenomenon, achieved in space

Imagine you are a photon, a packet of light. You are a tiny blip of energy, hurtling through the universe on your own. But you have a twin, another photon to whom you have been intimately connected since the day you were born.