The ‘spooky action at a distance’ can lead to a multiverse. That is how.

A computer illustration of the creation of separate parallel universes as fluctuations in a quantum foam
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Some interpretations of quantum mechanics propose that our entire universe is described by a single universal wave function that is constantly dividing and multiplying, producing a new reality for each possible quantum interaction. That’s a pretty bold statement. So how do we get there?

One of the first realizations in the history of quantum mechanics is that matter has a wave property. The first to propose this was the French physicist Louis de Broglie, who argued that every subatomic particle has an associated wave, just like light can behave as a particle and a wave.

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