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Erwin Schrodinger +50 Years

Photo of Erwin Schrodinger looking truly like a physicist, with a bow tie, round glasses, mussed hair and a friendly grinHappy 50th deathday to you, genius physicist Erwin Schrödinger.  You died on this day in 1961.

We regret to inform you that despite all your brilliant theoretical work on quantum theory and wave mechanics over 50 years, you are now best remembered for silly jokes made at Mensa conventions about one tiny part of one small essay you wrote in 1935.  Sorry!

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