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When you’re writing science fiction, getting to hear from actual scientists can be worth its weight in gold. So if you’ve got some free time in late July, you should absolutely apply for The Schrödinger Sessions II: Science for Science Fiction. Scientists from the Joint Quantum Institute spend three days schooling you about “phenomena like superposition, entanglement, and quantum information.”

[H/T Chad Orzel]

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