The theory of gaming. Visit us at oracleturret.wordpress.com, and follow on Twitter.
Background Illustrations provided by: http://edison.rutgers.edu/
We Serve the Mystery: the Vortessence, Quantum Entanglement, and Personal Connection in Half-Life 2

Though it may have an idiosyncratic name and follow in the vein of mythical cosmoses in other stories, it is unique in that it bears a striking resemblance to a familiar scientific idea: quantum entanglement. In Half-Life 2, the ethereal body called the Vortessence and the scientific concept of quantum entanglement are the same thing, best exemplified by (and culminating in) a powerful connection between Gordon Freeman and Alyx Vance, which represents metaphorical and physical entanglement.

View Post

We Serve the Mystery: the Vortessence, Quantum Entanglement, and Personal Connection in Half-Life 2

Though it may have an idiosyncratic name and follow in the vein of mythical cosmoses in other stories, it is unique in that it bears a striking resemblance to a familiar scientific idea: quantum entanglement. In Half-Life 2, the ethereal body called the Vortessence and the scientific concept of quantum entanglement are the same thing, best exemplified by (and culminating in) a powerful connection between Gordon Freeman and Alyx Vance, which represents metaphorical and physical entanglement.

View Post

  1. winston-ramone reblogged this from electrokinetics
  2. carlosnakamura reblogged this from theoracleturret
  3. porrauniverso reblogged this from theoracleturret and added:
    Alyx Vance
  4. sindrome-amotivacional reblogged this from theoracleturret
  5. commanderlesbian reblogged this from theoracleturret
  6. barcode001 reblogged this from fuckyeahvalvesoftware
  7. crimsoncyri reblogged this from electrokinetics
  8. spoopykake reblogged this from theoracleturret
  9. fauxknight reblogged this from theoracleturret
  10. cameoapparition reblogged this from leeshajoy
  11. halloweensounds reblogged this from brozoinks
  12. littlekiwi37-archive reblogged this from derpinainreallife
  13. derpinainreallife reblogged this from melissasoup and added:
    Yooo here I am! Yep, I’m still around! Not as much recently, since real life has gotten crazy busy, but I’m about....
  14. plsr31 reblogged this from fuckyeahvalvesoftware
  15. scareistocracy reblogged this from brozoinks
  16. pickupthecan reblogged this from fuckyeahvalvesoftware
  17. adaftpunk reblogged this from fuckyeahvalvesoftware
  18. quixoticvagabond reblogged this from aestheticzombie
  19. meeeedic reblogged this from fuckyeahvalvesoftware
  20. aestheticzombie reblogged this from brozoinks
  21. 1-800-bloodymermaid reblogged this from fuckyeahvalvesoftware
  22. brozoinks reblogged this from fuckyeahvalvesoftware
  23. fuhrer-karen reblogged this from fuckyeahvalvesoftware