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Introduction: Weird Reality

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This chapter is the introduction to everything else. We’ll introduce Lasers, Relativity and other things, highlighting their astonishing aspects, but get into it more deeply later. The main purpose here is to talk about the truly weird things in science. I call the chapter “Weird Reality,” because the things in it are not just theories but how the World Really Works, so far as we are able to understand it today. Even if the scientists don’t know, in many cases, you will often be able to determine whether something could happen, or not, by using common sense.

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Phipps, C. (2016). Introduction: Weird Reality. In: No Wonder You Wonder!. Springer, Cham.

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