Below you will find an excellent lecture by Dr. Sean Carroll delivered on 12 June 2013 at the 46th Annual Fermilab Users Meeting, focusing on the importance of the discovery of the Higgs boson – confirming the existence of the Higgs field – giving us a glimpse into the world of “Particles, Fields and The Future of Physics”.
For me, the highlight of the lecture occurred during the question and answer period, at approximately 1:14:32, when one of the members of the audience asked the following question:
Question: “So, could you explain a bit more on measurement? You said that you have wave and it interacts with an entangled amount of waves and then pops out a particle, right?
I found the following response by Dr. Carroll to be the best description of quantum field theory that I have ever come across:
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Sean Carroll: “Yes.