On Wed, Oct 16, 2013 at 11:41:46AM -0400, Richard Ruquist wrote:
> Measurement-induced collapse of quantum wavefunction captured in slow
> motion.
> http://www.nature.com/news/physicists-snatch-a-peep-into-quantum-paradox-1.13899?WT.ec_id=NEWS-20131015

The headline is sensationlist and misleading. What is being done is a
series of weak measurements that capturing the change from a
superposition to a non superposed state. An MWIer would say this is
capturing the process of decoherence. It is most certainly not
demonstrating wave function collapse is occurring, interesting though
the experiment is for technical reasons.



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