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The Smallest Amount of Space and Time

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Max Karl Ernst Ludwig Planck’s (1858-1947) work with black-body radiation is considered today to be the birth of quantum physics. His research in this field led him to create three fundamental units of mass, length, and time. Each of these units demonstrate, quite literally, the smallest measurement you can make of that subject. Planck time is, therefore, the smallest amount of time.

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