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For the First Time, Researchers Bridge Quantum Computers on a Single Chip

Maybe building a full-scale quantum computer is just a matter of linking a bunch of small ones.<p>Despite the rapid emergence of mobile devices and cloud computing, it's still intuitive to think of computers as relatively self-contained systems. And, as self-contained systems, they can be relied on to …

'Asgardia,' the first nation in space, wants you!

Scientists want to form a new country with residents on Earth but a territory that consists solely of one satellite in orbit. Eric Mack explains why you may not want to give up your current passport just yet.<p>Plans to create the first "nation in space" were unveiled in Paris on Wednesday. They are …

Space Exploration

Evolution on a Galactic Scale

On a clear night, you can make out the band of the Milky Way in the night sky. For millennia, astronomers looked upon it in awe, slowly coming to the …

A 60-million-year-old mystery about a massive missing chunk of the Asian and Eurasian continents has been solved

A team of geoscientists from the University of Chicago who have been studying the tectonic plates the continents sit on have discovered that half the mass that was there 60 million years ago gradually slipped under the Earth's surface.<p>The way this happened was long thought to be impossible.<p>When the …

Nasa's Valkyrie robot as you've never seen it before

If we're ever going to colonise Mars, we'll need to send machines in first to do the dangerous legwork. Step up, Valkyrie.<p>Nasa’s Valkyrie humanoid, …

"Alien megastructure" star sparks more mystery

It has confused scientists for the past several years – a faraway star spotted by NASA’s Kepler space telescope that appeared to be dimming …

Volvo cars will start talking to each other by the end of 2016

Cars being able to see the car in front of them is great, but it’s ultimately a one-way street; car-to-car two-way communication is a key ingredient toward effective and safe driver assistance and autonomy features, which is why it’s great that Volvo is set to debut its own car-to-car …

Like a 'stylish Raspberry Pi': Kano kits put design at the heart of coding

Now that Raspberry Pi has become the best-selling British computer ever, it seems more and more of us are attempting to try our hands at coding. …

Spotify Free Desktop Users Facing Malware-Filled Ads on Mac and Windows

A few reports coming in over the past day describe occurances where Spotify's free streaming service on desktop computers is pushing malware-filled advertisements to users without their input.<p>According to a user posting on Spotify Community, the malware causes ads to launch "and keep on launching" …

Spotify