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Boffins attempt to prove the universe is just a hologram

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Not necessarily. If you plotted an item's PRIOR position, then when you get the current position, you can get BOTH its position (you just got it) AND its velocity (by calculating the delta vs. the prior position).

The trick with quantum theory is that this method doesn't work because the very act of measuring position alters properties too much to be able to use it in conjunction with a second measurement (IIRC they measure velocity not of a single thing but of a stream of them).

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