August 12, 2013

Google doodles Schrödinger & his cat

Heh—today’s Google Doodle honors Erwin Schrödinger (who would have turned 126 years old today) and the notional cat of his hypothetical experiment:

Gato

Posted by John Nack at 11:27 AM on August 12, 2013

Comments

  • Ambrose — 11:45 AM on August 12, 2013

    Strange. Since when are Google doodles not on all Google sites? google.fr has it, but not google.ca, nor google.com.tw. google.com redirects to google.ca around here, so unless you are physically in the US or certain select countries…

  • Panos Efstathiadis — 4:27 AM on August 13, 2013

    They say that behind each great man there is a great woman. We’ll never know Schrödinger’ (extra-marital) lover whom he took with him on a trip to the mountains. He had become very frustrated while trying to solve the riddles of the relativistic world. Succumbed to his lover, it was there where he discovered his famous equation.

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