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Quantum Computation – ASC-2014 Plenary series – 4 of 13 – Tuesday 2014/8/12 Superconducting quantum computing is now at an important crossroad, where “proof of concept” experiments involving small numbers of qubits can be transitioned to more challenging and systematic approaches that could actually lead to building a quantum computer. Our optimism is based on […]

EPA sued over shrinking monarch butterfly population

By RT A leading environmental group has filed a lawsuit against the Environmental Protection Agency, accusing regulators of dismissing dangers about a certain chemical used in herbicides, including Monsanto’s widely used Roundup.Read Full Article at RT.com Source:: EPA sued over shrinking monarch butterfly population

Disney's retelling the 'Star Wars' film saga with Legos

By Timothy J. Seppala There isn’t a way to turn back time and prevent the Star Wars prequels from ever releasing (just ask Cher), but maybe Disney XD’s upcoming crack at them could make the flicks palatable. You see, the channel is prepping the launchpad for The Force Awa… Source:: Disney’s retelling the ‘Star Wars’ […]

Would you prefer a thinner phone or better battery life?

By Dave Schumaker Despite a number of exciting (and novel) announcements related to battery technology, the sad fact is that our smartphones still need to be frequently charged. One thing that hasn’t helped in prolonging the lives of our devices is a trend toward ever… Source:: Would you prefer a thinner phone or better battery […]