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The Era of Quantum Computing Is Here. Outlook: Cloudy

After decades of heavy slog with no promise of success, quantum computing is suddenly buzzing with almost feverish excitement and activity. Nearly …

Quantum Computing

Quantum memory storage is more efficient and secure than ever

Quantum Memory<p>In a major first for the advancement of quantum memory, researchers at Laboratoire Kastler Brossel (LKB) in Paris have achieved …

Quantum Mechanics

'I had a cough - in a few days I'm told it is cancer and without treatment, I will be dead in three months'

<b>These columns were written by Sue Margolis for the Telegraph last year with the idea that she would chronicle her cancer journey in a regular series for the newspaper. Unfortunately, Sue became too ill to continue writing for us, but her first five columns are published below…</b><p><b>Column 1: The</b> …

Chemotherapy

O livro que mudou a forma de se escrever sobre o luto

No fim do ano passado, o crítico Robert McCrum publicou, no jornal britânico “The Guardian”, a lista dos cem melhores livros de não ficção de todos …

Este game te ensina a montar um computador quântico

Aprender sobre informática quântica não precisa ser chato.<p>2017 foi excelente para a computação quântica. Pesquisadores criaram um cristal do tempo que um dia servirá como o relógio interno de um computador quântico, previram o futuro de um sistema quântico, colocaram o primeiro ponto da internet …

IBM Just Announced an Insanely Powerful 50-Qubit Quantum Computer

Along with even more quantum computing records.<p>At the IEEE Industry Summit on the Future of Computing in Washington DC on Friday, IBM announced the …

Quantum Computing

Intel just challenged IBM and Google in a type of supercomputing that uses temperatures 250 times colder than deep space

On Tuesday, Intel came out with its state-of-the 17-qubit superconducting test chip, matching the biggest quantum computer chip ever to be produced, by IBM.<p>Until now, quantum computing has been, in some regards, a two-horse race between IBM and Google. In April, Google showed off its research on a …

Quantum Computing

Quantum Computer Cross a New Threshold

via pixabay<p>There’s been a lot of bluster surrounding quantum computers. Some say that they’re the next major step in computing, while others are more …

Quantum Computing

Breaking: An Entirely New Type of Quantum Computing Has Been Invented

"It's amazing no one had thought of it before."<p>Australian researchers have designed a new type of qubit - the building block of quantum computers - …

Quantum Computing

MIT Just Unveiled A Technique to Mass Produce Quantum Computers

Commercial Quantum Computing<p>Quantum computing is, if you are not already familiar, simply put, a type of computation that uses qubits to encode data …

Doped Diamonds Push Practical Quantum Computing Closer to Reality

Good old silicon saves the day.<p>A large team of researchers from MIT, Harvard University, and Sandia National Laboratories has scored a major advance toward building practical quantum computers. The work, which is described in the current <i>Nature Communications</i>, offers a new pathway toward using …

Quantum Computing

Scientists Achieve Direct Counterfactual Quantum Communication For The First Time

Communication without particle transmission.<p>Quantum communication is a strange beast, but one of the weirdest proposed forms of it is called …

Time Crystals Could be the Key to the First Quantum Computer

It’s been proven that time crystals do in fact exist. Two different teams of researchers created some time crystals just recently, one of which was …

Quantum Mechanics

26 Birth Photos That Will Give You Serious Goosebumps

Each year, the International Association of Professional Birth Photographers holds a contest for the best birth photos of the year. The association …

Pregnancy

Why the 'gluten-free movement' is less of a fad than we thought

Amy Neiwirth is a Columbus-based artist who makes tiny clay models of popular foods: pizzas, cakes, waffles, even retro TV dinners.<p>But Neiwirth, 35, doesn't eat any of those foods herself -- not the conventional versions, anyway. She's one of the 3.1 million Americans who follows a gluten-free …

Researchers Accurately Predicted the Future of a Quantum System

In a big step forward for quantum applications, big data could be used to fix quantum systems before they break.<p>A team of physicists at the University of Sydney have successfully demonstrated the possibility of using big data and machine learning to accurately predict the future of a quantum …

Quantum Computing

Conheça o avô dos aperitivos alcoólicos italianos

Campari, Aperol e vermute você conhece. O que você não manja é o amargo italiano resgatado pelo especialista Giuseppe Gallo.<p><i>Esta matéria foi originalmente publicada no</i> <i>Munchies</i> <i>.</i><p>Campari, Aperol, vermute. Se você se considera sofisticado na questão de coquetéis — sabe, o tipo de pessoa que bebia …

D-Wave Just Open-Sourced Quantum Computing

Today’s Quantum Computers<p>Quantum computing sounds really complicated, and it is for pretty much everyone except maybe those developers trained in …

The case for eliminating sugar. All of it.

Gary Taubes argues in a new book that sugar is toxic and should be consumed as often as tobacco. As in, never.<p>For years, the conventional wisdom about diet has been that we get fat because we eat too many calories.<p>Gary Taubes, the enfant terrible of nutrition writing, has long been making the case …