Paul Halpern is a professor of physics at the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, and the author of sixteen popular science books, including Einstein’s Dice and Schrödinger’s Cat and The Quantum Labyrinth . He is the recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship, a Fulbright Scholarship, and an Athenaeum Literary Award. Halpern has appeared on numerous radio and television shows including “Future Quest,” “Radio Times,” several shows on the History Channel, and “The Simpsons 20th Anniversary Special.” He has contributed opinion pieces for the Philadelphia Inquirer, blogs frequently on Medium, and was a regular contributor to NOVA’s “The Nature of Reality” physics blog. He lives in the suburbs of Philadelphia.
Synchronicity: The Epic Quest to Understand the Quantum Nature of Cause and Effect , published by Basic Books, tells the story of the longstanding quest to fathom Nature’s connections, from ancient Greek philosophers to modern quantum theory.