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Researchers claim world record for preserving quantum information

Researchers claim world record for preserving quantum information

Two research teams working in the same laboratories at UNSW Australia have found distinct solutions to challenges facing the realisation of super powerful quantum computers. The teams are said to have created two types of quantum bits – qubits –that each process quantum data with an accuracy above 99 per cent. The two findings have been published simultaneously in the ... Read More »

UK : Warning as alien mussels found near Heathrow airport

UK : Warning as alien mussels found near Heathrow airport

A species of mussel which threatens to wipe out thousands of native animals and fish has been discovered in a reservoir near London Heathrow Airport. Quagga mussels are less than 5cm long but breed so prolifically their vast colonies, which attach on to hard surfaces, can smother boat hulls, block pipes and potentially cause flooding. Read More »

US Military Space Drone Landing Back on Earth After 671 Days

US Military Space Drone Landing Back on Earth After 671 Days

The Air Force’s space drone, more officially known as the X-37B unmanned mini-shuttle, will be coming back to Earth this week after a mysterious 22 month mission in orbit. This is the third space drone launched, and the longest mission for any of them since they started getting built on contract by United Launch Alliance, the joint Boeing and Lockheed ... Read More »

Leaky Galaxies Shed Light on the Universe, research

Leaky Galaxies Shed Light on the Universe, research

Researchers looked at large star-formation galaxies to measure radiation leaks and gain insight into the early evolution of the universe. The NASA-funded research team used the radiation links to identify star-forming galaxies that contained holes in its gas cover, Johns Hopkins University reported. Read More »