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Scientists Achieve Room-Temperature Superconductivity: A Step Toward Revolutionising Power

After more than a century of research, scientists may have finally achieved room-temperature, room-pressure superconductivity.[0] The revolutionary potential of this new superconducting material will be subject to rigorous scientific examination before it can be realized.[1] A team of scientists led by Ranga Dias, an assistant professor of mechanical engineering and of physics at the University […]

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Breakthrough in Quantum Computing Achieved by HRL Laboratories

HRL Laboratories, LLC, has made a breakthrough in the field of quantum computing.[0] The team has published the first demonstration of universal control of encoded spin qubits in Nature.[0] This novel silicon-based qubit device architecture was fabricated in HRL’s Malibu cleanroom and involves trapping single electrons in quantum dots.[0] Energy-degenerate qubit states of three individual […]

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Uncovering the Mystery of X7: A Tic-Tac-Shaped Object Orbiting the Supermassive Black Hole at the Center of the Milky Way

Astronomers have long been fascinated with the mysterious blob named X7 that has been observed drifting around the supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way.[0] Now, a team at the University of California, Los Angeles Galactic Center Group and the Keck Observatory have published research in The Astrophysical Journal that suggests the […]

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