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Rainbow Photons Pack More Computing Power

Rainbow Photons Pack More Computing Power

Quantum bits, aka qubits, can simultaneously encode 0 and 1. But multi-colored photons could enable even more states to exist at the same time, ramping up computing power. Christopher Intagliata reports.

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Giant Model Mimics Damaged Dam Spillway

When the Oroville Dam spillway cracked and failed after a wet California winter, a team of scientists created a one fiftieth–scale model of the damaged concrete and eroded hillside to help guide the reconstruction.

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Moths Inspire Better Smartphone Screens

60-Second Science - June 26, 2017 - By Christopher Intagliata01:42
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Keep Rolling Luggage Upright with Physics

60-Second Science - June 21, 2017 - By Christopher Intagliata02:02
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Engineers Build Bendy Batteries for Wearables

60-Second Science - June 19, 2017 - By Christopher Intagliata02:01
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5G Wiz: What's on the Horizon for Mobile

Science Talk - May 30, 2017 - By Larry Greenemeier and Steve Mirsky17:42
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