Einstein, Bohr and the Nature of Light

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Is it a wave or a particle, or both, or neither? Well, maybe it depends on who is looking. In this hour we take a new look at an old quantum question about the nature of light.

Shahriar S. Afshar, visiting research professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Rowan University in Glassboro, N.J.



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