Quantum Physics for Babies. Some find it hard to believe. But it is indeed a real book, and other books … More

# Author: Chris Ferrie

# Quantum Physics for Babies

This talk was given at the University of Sydney School of Physics Colloquium 19 June 2017.

# Am I wrong?

In today’s culture, all you have to do is not be an asshole to be a hero.

# Chapter 4: Academic Endgame

Time to go back and unlock all the achievements.

# Foray into multidisciplinary research

Nearly two years later, it is finally published: Explaining quantum correlations through evolution of causal models. This was a truly … More

# What does it mean to excel at math?

“In mathematics you don’t understand things. You just get used to them.” ― John von Neumann

# The power of simulation: birthday paradox

The birthday paradox goes… in a room of 23 people there is a 50-50 chance that two of them share … More

# The power of silence

It is too easy to get trapped into the mentality that—because you know better—you can instantly fix a child’s problem. So why is it that resistance follows? Hint: it’s because you are not listening.

# Milking a new theory of physics

For the first time, physicists have found a new fundamental state of cow, challenging the current standard model. Coined the … More

# No one is going to take you seriously

I make jokes. I do scientist. I make jokes while doing science.