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Z e i t g e i s t Enchanted

I whispered precipice towards the singularity
I felt the intangible change in humanity
Drones, predictive analytics, cyber-warfare… 158 more words

Poetry

Sci Fi No More -Its Quantum

QUANTUM COMPUTING

Quantum computing is based on quantum bits or qubits. Unlike traditional computers, in which bits must have a value of either zero or one, a qubit can represent a zero, a one, or both values simultaneously. 899 more words

From UNSW via phys.org: "Electrical control of quantum bits in silicon paves the way to large quantum computers"

University of New South Wales


phys.org

April 10, 2015
Rob Gutro


Electron wavefunction of a donor under an electrostatic gate. A positive voltage applied to the gate attracts the electron towards the Si-SiO2 interface. 698 more words

Applied Research & Technology

Glass fiber that brings light to standstill

via Glass fiber that brings light to standstill.

Apr 08, 2015

Light is an extremely useful tool for quantum communication, but it has one major disadvantage: it usually travels at the speed of light and cannot be kept in place.

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Science & Technology

A Quantum Two-Finger Exercise


More mileage than expected from a little example

Cropped from World Science Festival source

Sean Carroll is a cosmologist in the Department of Physics at Caltech. 2,182 more words

People

Quantum Technology and the Frontier of Computing

Here’s a short video I just found featuring our own Winfried Hensinger, Professor of Quantum Technologies at the University of Sussex.

It’s part of a pilot documentary that explores the connection between science fiction and science reality. 290 more words

The Universe And Stuff

"Substrate Wars" Orientation

Welcome to Substrate Wars, the series about how one group of scientific rebels reform their world through discovery and courage.

Book 1, Red Queen: The Substrate Wars 1, 251 more words

Books