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01.24.12
Magnetic soap could make your next oil spill less oily
01.24.12

Magnetic soap could make your next oil spill less oily

Instead of spending millions upon millions to clean up the next oil spill, why don't we just all p...

By A. Toor,   01.24.12
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12.19.11
Scientists claim equation can predict songs' hit potential; still doesn't help David Hasselhoff
12.19.11

Scientists claim equation can predict songs' hit potential; still doesn't help David Hasselhoff

Forget Simon Cowell -- when it comes to having an eye for potential hits, the bright minds over a...

By J. Hidalgo,   12.19.11
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12.12.11
Groundbreaking photonic chip could spark Quantum Computing revolution
12.12.11

Groundbreaking photonic chip could spark Quantum Computing revolution

Quantum Computers already exist, but not in the "universal" form that would truly revolutionize...

By D. Cooper,   12.12.11
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09.03.10
Quantum refrigerator could cool your quantum computer, allow for quantum overclocking
09.03.10

Quantum refrigerator could cool your quantum computer, allow for quantum overclocking

The quantum computer is still ranking pretty high up there on the vaporware charts, somewhere betwe...

By T. Stevens,   09.03.10
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10.29.08
Video: Jules the robot makes convincing argument to destroy humanity
10.29.08

Video: Jules the robot makes convincing argument to destroy humanity

Besides rarely showering, Robotic engineers and researchers also possess a peculiar sense of humor....

By Thomas Ricker,   10.29.08
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10.09.08
Researchers demo "unbreakable encryption" based on quantum cryptography
10.09.08

Researchers demo "unbreakable encryption" based on quantum cryptography

Call us devilish, but we just can't help but love these types of stories. Here we have yet another o...

By D. Murph,   10.09.08
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