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John Wheeler, relativity, and quantum information

Misner, Charles W. and Thorne, Kip S. and Zurek, Wojciech H. (2009) John Wheeler, relativity, and quantum information. Physics Today, 62 (4). pp. 40-46. ISSN 0031-9228.

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In spring 1952, as John Wheeler neared the end of design work for the first thermonuclear explosion, he plotted a radical change of research direction: from particles and atomic nuclei to general relativity.

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