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Quantum Computers Become Practical

Scientists are trying to make quantum computers a reality by connecting many small networks together into one large whole

May 1, 2016 — Christopher R. Monroe, Robert J. Schoelkopf and Mikhail D. Lukin

A Microgrid Grows in Brooklyn

One New York City neighborhood’s efforts to pool local renewable energy sources reflects a larger push toward decentralized power production and consumption

April 22, 2016 — Morgen E. Peck

Bill Gates Wants a Miracle

Scientific American's energy and environment editor, David Biello, met with Bill Gates on February 22 to discuss tackling carbon emissions while at the same time making necessary energy available to ever more of the globe’s growing population. 

February 25, 2016 — David Biello and Steve Mirsky