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Microsoft Launches Free Preview Version Of Its Quantum Development Kit

Back in September, we talked about the groundwork Microsoft was laying for quantum computing with a new programming language in development. Not even three months later,Microsoft is ready ...

21 hours ago from HotHardware

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Long-lived storage of a photonic qubit for worldwide teleportation

Concerning the development of quantum memories for the realization of global quantum networks, scientists of the Quantum Dynamics Division led by Professor Gerhard Rempe at the Max Planck Institute ...

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Will artificial intelligence become conscious?

Researchers' views depend in part on what technology is (or will be) capable of and in part on what consciousness actually is. Subhash Kak reports.

22 hours ago from Cosmos Magazine

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Electromagnetic water cloak eliminates drag and wake

Researchers have developed a water cloaking concept based on electromagnetic forces that could eliminate an object's wake, greatly reducing its drag while simultaneously helping it avoid detection.

Mon 11 Dec 17 from

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Synchrony of Waves - The collective dynamics of endocytosis

Researchers from the Mechanobiology Institute, Singapore at the National University of Singapore, report that endocytosis, which was previously thought to be a random process, actually occurs ...

3 hours ago from AlphaGalileo

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High-speed communication systems based on ultraviolet radiation

Military and civil authorities could benefit from secure optical communication systems that use light to carry messages between moving vehicles. Researchers at KAUST have now demonstrated rapid ...

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Researchers successfully demonstrate a quantum gate in silicon

Milestone on the path to the quantum computer: Scientists of the University of Konstanz, Princeton University, and the University of Maryland have developed a stable quantum gate for two-quantum ...

Tue 12 Dec 17 from

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Max Born: The Nobel prize winning physicist's advice on what causes 'all evil'

We should all aim for a 'loosening of thinking'

Mon 11 Dec 17 from The Independent

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WVU Physicists Among Collaborators Granted $7 Million to Form U.S. Department of Energy Center of Excellence

Scientists pause each afternoon at Kirtland Air Force Base in Sandia National Laboratories in Albuquerque, New Mexico, awaiting the daily lightning flash and unmistakable floor jolt that accompanies ...

19 hours ago from Newswise

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Long-theorized new form of matter, excitonium, finally discovered

Physicists from the University of Illinois have discovered a new form of matter called excitonium. This condensate, made up of excitons, was first theorized almost 50 years ago, and ...

Sun 10 Dec 17 from Gizmag

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