New Additions to the Schrodinger cat family: Schrodinger cat states entail superpositions of seemingly opposite quantum states, metaphorically like a cat being both dead and alive. Femotsecond laser pulses can now induce photons into small and unbound Schrodinger kitten states.(PHYSICS)
Apr 07, 2006; Can a cat be simultaneously dead and alive? Before the era of quantum physics, the answer would have been obvious to any...