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FQXi Administrator Tom Cowin wrote on Apr. 22, 2021 @ 15:55 GMT
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John R. Cox wrote on Apr. 24, 2021 @ 03:27 GMT
This is an interesting treatment of superposition incorporating a function of time reversal, assuming time is in fact one dimensional. It is we whom choose what a dimension is, of course, and that is simply that by which we make some measure. So what would be time reversal here may be an intersection in multi-dimensional time, and that multi-dimensionality being inherent in each decohered particulate fluctuation. The superpositional state in the micro-realm may be *an-entropic*, there being not cost of energy in the change of state, simply the same quantity of energy being either volumetrically localized or discrete (oops, diffuse), Just too many events too quick to individually observe. Nice civil discussion by participants also, inquisitive.

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John R. Cox replied on Apr. 24, 2021 @ 19:43 GMT
Bear with me, what's not quantum mechanical about this?

There is a syndrome in clinical psychology that is one of the earliest identified and most intensely studied in the history of psychology, and which is known to afflict a small but significant percentage of population globally in such a consistent yet apparently random manner that you would have to be a monk not to have encountered it....

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