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If two entangled particles are created and then separated, say one is on Earth and the other in near-earth orbit (like the Chinese experiment), and the one on Earth is measured at say a vertical spin of -1, and at the same time the one in orbit is measured at +1, then what is the "spooky action" here? Isn't it kinda like knowing that with a pair of gloves or shoes that I separate, if in one box I have the left one, then the other box has to contain the other? What exactly is the information that is traveling faster than light? Weren't the two particles split from one particle, and because of the conservation of matter, their sum would be zero?

Before, I assumed (wrongly, I guess), that if you change one of the spins, the entangled twin would change its spin as well (this made sense to me, since it's actually spooky, and has information traveling faster than light). But, from what I understand from this Forbes article, if you change the state for one of them, then the entanglement is broken. Also, it says that it won't even tell me for a

**fact**that one is +1 if the other is -1, just that there is more than a 50% chance that it is. Is this correct?

All of this seems (to me at least, with no formal education in the subject) to be different than what I understood from the quanton physics episodes in the PBS show: Space time, so any help would be greatly appreciated.

Thanks in advance.