“Ever since Einstein proposed his special theory of relativity in 1905, physics and cosmology have been based on the assumption that space looks the same in all directions – that it’s not squeezed in one direction relative to another.

A new experiment by UC Berkeley physicists used partially entangled atoms — identical to the qubits in a quantum computer — to demonstrate more precisely than ever before that this is true, to one part in a billion billion.”

Read more at: https://newscenter.berkeley.edu/2015/01/28/quantum-computer-as-detector-shows-space-is-not-squeezed/

Read the paper at: http://arxiv.org/pdf/1412.2194.pdf — with Soumyajit Das Joy Das.10297751_742234565872467_1329994603334322321_n

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