Jim Al-Khalili

Jim Al-Khalili

As the son of a Protestant Christian mother and a Shia Muslim father, I have nevertheless ended up without a religious bone in my body.More Jim Al-Khalili quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If you trace back all those links in the chain that had to be in place for me to be here, the laws of probability maintain that my very existence is miraculous. But then after however many decades, less than a hundred years, they disburse and I cease to be. So while they're all congregated and coordinated to make me, then-and I speak her on behalf of all those trillions of atoms-I should really make the most of things.More Jim Al-Khalili quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Time doesn’t flow at the same rate for everyone. You can change time. You can slow it down, you can speed it up,More Jim Al-Khalili quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
However far apart we pull two entagled particles, they remain 'connected' through their common wavelength function. Their fates remain intertwined until a measurement is made on one of them, collapsing their common wavelength function.More Jim Al-Khalili quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In fact, for a period stretching over seven hundred years, the international language of science was Arabic. For this was the language of the Qur'an, the holy book of Islam, and thus the official language of the vast Islamic Empire that, by the early eighth century CE, stretched from India to Spain.More Jim Al-Khalili quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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