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Is this a good place for ignorant people to ask questions?

  1. Mar 2, 2016 #1
    I'm a computer scientist with just the most basic physics education. However, I watch youtube videos about physics (e.g.: PBS space time) and I have questions.

    Is this an appropriate forum to ask those questions?

    A sample question would be a more detailed version of: "How can I match the relativity of simultaneity telling me that a different frame of reference considers its present to be my future with the indetermination of a quantum particle? Wouldn't that particle state already be collapsed in my future, thus the other frame or reference's present?"
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  3. Mar 2, 2016 #2


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    Sure. You can ask those kinds of questions here. Just be aware that there a large amount of bad information in youtube videos and television, and you may have to forget what you think you know before you can learn what science actually says.
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