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Quantum Suicide: How to Prove the Multiverse Exists, in the Most Violent Way Possible

Quantum mechanics says objective reality doesn't exist, that instead all we see are probabilities collapsing into one particular configuration... and …

Quantum Mechanics

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Researchers May Have Discovered The Consciousness On/Off Switch

Researchers from the George Washington University have managed to switch consciousness on and off in an epileptic woman by stimulating a single …

Is D-Wave's quantum computer actually a quantum computer?

A team of quantum-computing experts in the US and Switzerland has published a paper in <i>Science</i> that casts doubt over the ability of the D-Wave Two …

New Material Could Replace Silicons in Next-Generation Transistors

Image: Kathryn McGill/Cornell University<p>As the transistors that make up electronics continue to shrink, there's increasing pressure to make them more …

Engineering

Geometry Allows Stem Cells To Organize, Differentiate Naturally

While researchers have been able to push human embryonic stem cells (hESCs) into differentiating into specific tissues by exposing them to various …

Biology

Cardiac Pacemakers Can Now Power Themselves

Image: KAIST<p>A team of researchers led by materials science and engineering professor Keon Jae Lee from the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and …

Clean Energy

A Quadriplegic Man Has Regained Control of His Arm Thanks to a Chip Implanted in His Brain

Image: Sky News<p>In a HUGE breakthrough, researchers have implanted a microchip into the brain of a quadriplegic patient, and allowed him to move his …

Ohio State University

Physicists Have Made It 72 Times Faster to Boot Up Quantum Computers

Image: Erik Lucero/UCSB<p>Quantum computers have the potential to revolutionise the way we analyse and store data, but they're also extremely …

Quantum Computing

MIT Wristband Could Make AC Obsolete

Here's a scary statistic: In 2007, 87 percent of households in the U.S. used air conditioning, compared to just 11 percent of households in Brazil …

Scientists Have Simulated Time Travel With Photons

Looks like time travel is possible... for particles of light.<p>Using a photon, physicists have managed to simulate quantum particles traveling through …

Scientists Achieve Quantum Teleportation

One of the hurdles to teleportation has been overcome, with the reliable movement of quantum information between two objects separated by a short …

Quantum Mechanics

Quantum Switches Controlled By Single Photons

Quantum computing has the potential to revolutionize computing by exponentially increasing speed, computing power, and security as single atoms would …

Quantum Computing

Quantum Dot Technology Could Lead To Solar Panel Windows

Researchers from Los Alamos National Laboratory and the University of Milano-Bicocca have designed and synthesized a new generation of quantum dots …

Clean Energy

Scientists pinpoint exotic new particle

Will Dunham<p>Related Stories<p>Could the Higgs have an anti-particle?, Science Online, 10 Oct 2012<br>• Quantum evolution, Science Online, 20 Sep 2012<br>• Einstein …

Quantum Mechanics

Synthetic magnetic monopoles have been created in the lab

A magnet always has a north and a south pole. Even if a magnet is cut in half down to the atomic level, magnetic fields are bipolar. However, in 1931 …

Physics

Antimatter experiment produces first beam of antihydrogen

The ASACUSA experiment at CERN has succeeded for the first time in producing a beam of antihydrogen atoms. In a paper published today in <i>Nature</i> …

You can’t get entangled without a wormhole

Quantum entanglement is one of the more bizarre theories to come out of the study of quantum mechanics — so strange, in fact, that Albert Einstein …

Largest Quantum Cluster Created

Each quantum system can encode a quantum 'bit' of information, and using them in a cluster opens up huge potential to store data and solve …

Quantum Mechanics

Quantum world record smashed

A normally fragile quantum state has been shown to survive at room temperature for a world record 39 minutes, overcoming a key barrier towards …

Single photon detected but not destroyed

Physicists have seen a single particle of light and then let it go on its way. The feat was possible thanks to a new technique that, for the first …

A new material for quantum computing has been discovered

The material is a common blue pigment, called copper phthalocyanine (CuPc), which is used in the £5 British note. Researchers from the London Centre …

Quantum Mechanics

Levitation: Better With 3 Lasers

Researchers have levitated a mirror using lasers. In the image: Dr Mahdi Hosseini and Mr Giovanni Guccione working on their opto-mechanical laser …

Physics

Researchers produce the first experimental pulse-generation of a single electron—a leviton

(Phys.org) —A team of researchers in France has produced the first experimental pulse-generation of a single electron—they've named it a leviton, in …

Quantum Experiment Shows How Time ‘Emerges’ from Entanglement

Time is an emergent phenomenon that is a side effect of quantum entanglement, say physicists. And they have the first experimental results to prove it<p>…

Scientists propose quantum wells as high-power, easy-to-make energy harvesters

(Phys.org) —By collecting heat energy from the environment and transforming it into electrical power, thermoelectric energy harvesters have the …

New particle might make quantum condensation at room temperature possible

Researchers from FOM Institute AMOLF, Philips Research, and the Autonomous University of Madrid have identified a new type of particle that might …