Nine-and-a-half lives

June 13, 1997

The Particle Physics and Astronomy Research Council is offering a screensaver based on the paradox of Schrodinger's cat, which according to quantum physics can be simultaneously dead and alive. Download from A spokesman confirmed that no cat suffered in the making of the program.

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