Six Thought Experiments, Animated in 60 Seconds Each

From Ancient Greece to quantum mechanics, or what a Chinese room and a cat have to do with infinity.

The Paradox of the Tortoise and Achilles

The Grandfather Paradox

Chinese Room

Hilbert’s paradox of the Grand Hotel

The Twin Paradox

Schrödinger’s Cat

Watch all the thought experiments here | BRAIN PICKINGS

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