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Subject: How can Quantum Jumps happen instantaneousl

Date: Wed Jan 9 17:25:10 2002
Posted by simon
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Area of science: Physics
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If Special Relativity predicts that nothing can travel faster than light, how 
can Quantum jumps be instantaneous? Is this one of the discrepancies between 
Relativity and Quantum mechanics?
Could Quantum jumps be used to transmit information faster than light?

Re: How can Quantum Jumps happen instantaneousl

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