"Say, what would you do if you found out that there was only six months left to live?"
"For me or for everyone?"
"An important clarification…"
Schrödinger's cat: A thought experiment in quantum mechanics
Do you need a distraction from learning Java? Would you like to indulge in something entirely different? Let’s look at one of the most famous thought experiments in quantum mechanics: “Schrödinger's cat”. In this TED-Ed video, Chad Orzel walks us through the experiment to discover the state of a cat who has spent an hour in a box with a device that has a 50% chance of killing it.