Not Quite Science

My personal shortlist of the most adorable misconceptions from the fringes of human comprehension

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Components of double-slit experiment
Classic wave-wave interference as the single particle appears to pass through both slits simultaneously
Interference pattern, building gradually as more individual particles are fired from the emitter
What you get when you try to detect which slit the particle passes through: it’s either one or the other
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