Don’t look : waves.
Look : particles.
(an answer to a challenge asked by Sean Carroll on Twitter,
originally posed by physicist John Wheeler)
There is a lot to say about quantum mechanics, perhaps the most mysterious idea ever to be contemplated by human beings, but all we need is one simple (but hard to accept) fact:
How the world appears when we look at it is very different from how it really is.
The Particle at the End of the Universe -
The Hunt for the Higgs and the Discovery of a New World